Contents tagged with Genetics

30 July 2020

The Digital Dermatitis Index is published on a scale from -2 to +2 and expressed as a percentage.

1 July 2020

Details for the genetic base change which was recalculated for all breeds in April 2020

1 July 2020

Criteria for qualifying for a semen voucher under the HerdAdvance programme

31 July 2020

A list of dairy genetics data partners

1 July 2020

Mating different animal breeds to have superior qualities to that of either parent for characteristics like production, fertility and longevity.

7 July 2020

Ensuring UK farmers are provided with clear, relevant, up-to-date and easily comparible data when making their breeding decisions. 

25 June 2020

Our vision, areas of focus and progress to date for improving the UK dairy herd through genetics

29 July 2020

Genetics can help build milk production as well as health and management traits into dairy herds and drive profitability.

13 May 2020

Fourth-year results of the RamCompare project reveal how sires with key breeding traits can drive productivity and optimal new sire purchases.

28 April 2020

Join AHDB and Samuel Boon, Animal Breeding Senior Manager (Signet) and Bridget Lloyd, RamCompare Project Coordinator for a webinar to reveal the latest RamCompare project results.

7 April 2020

Some brand new bulls for non-Holstein breeders in the latest genetic rankings