Acute phase protein expressions in secretory and cistern lining epithelium tissues of the dairy...

Source: BMC Veterinary Research Zalewska, M., Kawecka-Grochocka, E., Słoniewska, D. et al. Acute phase protein expressions in secretory and cistern lining epithelium tissues of the...

Average Gain in LPI Reliability Due to Genomics

Source: Lactanet Canada

Activity monitors to improve reproduction

Source: Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs Fact Sheet written by: Brian Lang – Dairy Cattle Production Systems Specialist/OMAF and MRA Activity monitors offer the opportunity...

Genetics 101: genetic progress before & since genomics

Source: Holstein Canada SINCE THE INTRODUCTION OF GENOMICS, we have seen advancements in genetic progress for all traits in the Holstein breed. Though it may...

Reproductive technology: genomic selection

Source: International Dairy Federation Introduction Since the domestication of cattle for milk and meat purposes more than 6,000 years ago, farmers have used reproductive technology to...

Inbreeding Update – August 2020

Source: Lactanet Canada Each year, based on official animal registration and pedigree information within its database, Lactanet Canada computes current statistics related to the level...

A comparison of different algorithms for phasing haplotypes using Holstein cattle genotypes and pedigree...

Source: Journal of Dairy Science YounesMiar*†MehdiSargolzaei†‡Flavio S.Schenkel† * Department of Animal Science and Aquaculture, Dalhousie University, Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada B2N 5E3 † Centre for...

Potential impact of viral diseases on conception rates in cattle

Claire Wathes, Laura Buggiotti and Zhangrui Cheng Department of Pathobiology and Population Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 7TA, UK Email: dcwathes@rvc.ac.uk   Take Home Messages ...

Classification: the tool to improve functional conformation & achieve longevity

Source: Holstein Canada, By Gordon Atkins, D.V.M Today’s dairy cow deals with some of the greatest challenges ever faced in the history of the dairy...

Mighty good advice for your heifers

Source: Select Sires, by Mel DeJarnette, director of technical research, Select Sires Inc. For any animal breeding operation with progressive genetic goals, the youngest animals in...
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