Selection strategies for dairy buffaloes: economic and genetic consequences.

Abstract

Buffaloes are generally raised in Brazil without milk-recording programs, and thus without genetic evaluations of any of their traits. This study evaluated the economic impacts of three different selection strategies on buffalo populations and the evolution of genetic trends, genetic variances and inbreeding coefficients resulting from each of them. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0388.2012.00992.x

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