How is genomics changing cattle breeding ?


Abstract Text: Genomic selection offers considerable flexibility to increase genetic trends in dairy cattle breeding, through a decrease in generation interval, an increase in selection intensity, and an increase in reliability for females and for low heritability traits. It is also an opportunity for more sustainable breeding, in terms of breeding goal and… (More)


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@inproceedings{Boichard2016HowIG, title={How is genomics changing cattle breeding ?}, author={D Boichard and V. Ducrocq and Pascal Croiseau}, year={2016} }