Contents tagged with Genetics

14 February 2020

Australian scientist Dr Forbes Brien discusses genetic influences on lamb survival and ways we can improve the trait

14 February 2020

Australian scientist Dr Forbes Brien discusses genetic influences on lamb survival and ways we can improve the trait

14 February 2020

Australian scientist Dr Forbes Brien discusses genetic influences on lamb survival and ways we can improve the trait

10 February 2020

Our new study examines how fertility is associated with a range of traits

13 February 2020

Over the past decade, UK average butterfat levels have been rising. This increase in the longer term is likely a reflection of changing genetics within the milking herd.

29 January 2020

Over the last couple of years, there has been a shift away from the Holstein-Friesian breeds, in favour for crossbred cows.

3 December 2019

The young Holstein sire, Bomaz Fynn, has taken number one position in the new genomic rankings published today.

10 December 2019

Find our which breeds made the top 10 in the latest rankings

3 December 2019

Bomaz AltaTopshot has climbed to number one position in the new Profitable Lifetime Index proven Holstein bull rankings

15 November 2019

Genetics makes the difference between being average and being great according to Lloyd Holterman from Rosy Lane Holsteins in Wisconsin, USA.

13 November 2019

We’ll explore how to get the most from your breeding decisions with Andy Rutter from Clayden Farm Partners.

13 February 2020

Advice on choosing a ram to breed with your ewe lambs.