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Abstract

Health and fertility traits (or their indicator traits) have high economic value but have antagonistic genetic correlation with milk production traits. Hence, it is clear that these traits should be included in the breeding goal. Genetic evaluation for these traits, is however, hindered by data...

Author(s)
Kadarmideen, H. N.
Publisher
Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Performance recording of animals: state of the art 2002. Proceedings of the 33rd Biennial Session of ICAR, Interlaken, Switzerland, 26-31 May, 2002, 2003, pp 157-161
Abstract

There are many diseases and events in a cow's life that need recording for management purposes in an organized way. The data is useful for such factors as quality assurance, management and also for central data handling requirements when assessing genetic components of disease. Farmers and...

Author(s)
Esslemont, R. J.; Kossaibati, M. A.
Publisher
Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Performance recording of animals: state of the art 2002. Proceedings of the 33rd Biennial Session of ICAR, Interlaken, Switzerland, 26-31 May, 2002, 2003, pp 171-181