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Brown Bagger Series:


Advancing genetic selection in beef cattle: Improving current tools and developing new ones.

Advancements in National Cattle Evaluation Strategies (October 07, 2015)
Host, Dr. Matt Spangler

Beef Cattle Fertility Project and Sequencing Effort Update (October 14, 2015)
Host, Dr. Darrh Bullock

  • Update on USDA Fertility Project - Dr. Megan Rolf, Oklahoma State University | pdf | pptx |
  • What we have learned from sequencing efforts to date - Dr. Jared Decker, University of Missouri | pdf | pptx |

New Beef Improvement Federation Guidelines: Development Update (October 21, 2015)
Host, Dr. Matt Spangler

  • Beef Improvement Federation Feed Intake Guidelines Update - Dr. Mark Enns, Colorado State University | pdf | pptx |
  • Beef Improvement Federation Bovine Respiratory Disease Guidelines Update - Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam, University of California-Davis | pdf | pptx |

Genomically Enhanced EPD Evaluations and New Genetics Educational Resources (October 28, 2015)
Host, Dr. Bob Weaber

  • Status update on genomically enhanced genetic evaluation by breeds - Dr. Matt Spangler, University of Nebraska-Lincoln | pdf | pptx |
  • eBEEF: a beef cattle breeding and genetics resource for producers on eXtension - Dr. Darrh Bullock, University of Kentucky
  • 2016 Beef Improvement Federation Annual Meeting Invite - Dr. Bob Weaber, Kansas State University


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