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Friday, 17 October 2014

How stable are genomic proofs?

With over five years of genomics under our belts, it now seems like “old news.” Our tendency to question the relevance and accuracy has now diminished. Instead, we use genomic-proven bulls with great confidence as part of a balanced breeding program.
However, if you’re still uncertain of the stability on specific traits or looking for comparisons on genomic-proven versus daughter-proven options, read more for the answers you’re looking for.

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Wednesday, 03 September 2014

Alta offers A2A2 Beta Casein sires

If you market A2 milk or want to increase the prevalence of the A2 allele in your herd of Holsteins or Jerseys, be sure to check out the list of our A2A2 sires. A variety of trait specialties mean you can find A2A2 bulls to fit the genetic plan you have set to meet the goals on your dairy.

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Assessing appropriate iron levels in drinking water for cows

When given access to drinking water, lactating dairy cows can handle iron (Fe) concentrations of up to 4 parts per million (ppm) without decreasing the amount of water they consume, according to results of a recent study entitled, “Preference and drinking behavior of lactating dairy cows offered water with different concentrations, valences and sources of iron.”

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