Pedigree, A board game about animal breeding and population genetics
The Cattle Business Weekly
When former South Dakota State University meat scientist Duane Wulf was in graduate school at Colorado State University about 25 years ago, the idea came to him for a board game about breeding animals after taking some classes on animal breeding and population genetics. In 2013, he got more serious about developing a board game and wrote the first rules. He printed his first prototype for his game, Pedigree, at home on cardstock and cut it out himself. In the beginning, each time he played it he came up with more and more changes before having a prototype printed by a game printing company.