Contents tagged with genomics

28 June 2023

Genomic data will initially be used to enhance the breeding values of seven hill breeds, including the North Country Cheviot (Hill type), Scottish Blackface and Welsh Mountain

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.

18 March 2021

Learn about genomic testing maiden heifers and application on farm

7 April 2020

The five-yearly genetics base change, genomic upgrade and new digital dermatitis index

12 September 2023

New rankings for young genomic holstein sires

12 September 2023

A brand new number one genomic sire and two UK-bred half-brothers in the top 10 are the highlights of our new £PLI ranking

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.