New genetic evaluation software Biometric Open Language Tools, or BOLT, will enable Red Angus producers to make more informed, lower risk selection decisions.
National Cattle Evaluation has never been static, and future changes are inevitable as science continues to advance.
Green Mountain Red Angus, owned and operated by Bob and Julie Morton, was the 2019 recipient of the Red Angus Association Breeder of the Year Award.
The Red Angus Association of America is excited to announce the release of Zoetis۪ HD50K/i50K Version 2 genomic test along with the release of the Fall 2017 EPDs.
Using the older Shorthorn EPD values, bull x4190244 could not be evaluated very effectively, compared with the Simmental, Red Angus and Gelbvieh genetics.
Zoetis announced a new price for the most accurate genomic test available to Red Angus breeders.
The objective for beef cows is to produce a calf. About 15 to 20 percent of the calves are destined as replacements, so the remaining 80 to 85 percent of the calves go the feed yard as terminal cattle. Given that fact,
Commercial cattlemen now have a multi-breed association backed program that will help better market cross bred females using Red Angus and Hereford genetics.