Using DNA technology to profile genetic potential in cattle

Using DNA technology to profile genetic potential in cattle

Amanda Radke

TriState Livestock News

Today’s cattle business is all about data collection. Flip through any sale catalog these days and you’ll find a wealth of information: expected progeny differences (EPDs) for everything from performance traits to docility; ultrasound data measuring carcass traits like marbling and ribeye area; and the traditional numbers like birth, weaning and yearling weights and average daily gain.

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