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We still need phenotypes

Date: 
Thu, 07/02/2015

Genomic evaluations have become an essential tool in producers’ decision-making toolbox. Yet, without type traits, genomics aren’t worth much.

By Amanda Smith, Hoard’s Dairyman Associate Editor

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“Genomics have changed how dairies are run,” said Joåo Dürr, chief executive officer of the Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding, while presenting at the American Jersey Cattle Association’s annual meeting. Read more

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