These webinars are geared toward bringing pertinent information to dairy producers, extension educators, allied industry professionals, and veterinarians across the United States.
Dr. Pete Hansen, University of Florida
Release date: July 18, 2016
In this webinar, Dr. Hansen joins us to discuss genomic selection as it relates to fertility traits. Learn about single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs), the challenges in selecting for reproductive traits, and some of the current work in overcoming those challenges.
Dr. Joe Dalton, University of Idaho
Dr. Jose Santos, University of Florida
Release Date: August 15, 2016
Drs. Dalton and Santos are each participating in research projects which are investigating the use of genomics in dairy cattle, both of which aim to improve fertility in the dairy cow. We first hear from Dr. Dalton, then Dr. Santos, on the goals and progress of their respective AFRI-funded research projects.
Sessions will be recorded and archived here, to be available for those who could not attend the live session.
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