Changes in selection of Italian Holstein

  title={Changes in selection of Italian Holstein},
  author={Fabiola Canavesi and Stefano Biffani and Raffaella Finocchiaro and Ezequiel L. Nicolazzi},
Official genetic evaluation procedures are constantly under revision with the main aim of improving accuracy of estimated breeding values. At the same time for the farmers the economical importance of functional traits is increasing over time. In order to improve accuracy of proofs since 2007 a multiple trait genetic evaluation for conformation traits has been developed and run in parallel with the official single trait evaluation. Analysis of results over time have shown that the accuracy of… CONTINUE READING