Contents tagged with DNA

14 March 2023

Find out how DNA analysis was used to test the effect of organic material additions on soil microbial diversity.

6 December 2022

Genomic inbreeding is a powerful and accurate way to assess animal inbreeding.

7 July 2021

The reliability of genomic evaluations is an important consideration when using them to inform your breeding programme.

7 July 2021

Genomic evaluation highlights young bulls with higher-reliability proofs compared with traditional genetic indexes. Find out more about genomics, the testing process and costs.

2 February 2021

A new pilot project has been launched to look at the potential for DNA traceability system through the UK’s complex beef supply chain – with the first samples taken this week.

10 October 2023

DNA techniques are being researched to estimate the effect of soil- and crop-management practices on soil microbial communities.

22 November 2022

Genomics uses a young animal’s DNA to estimate their genetic potential and gives dairy farmers confidence to make informed breeding decisions with their youngstock.