Expected Progeny Differences and Performance Data






Use this resource to understand expected progeny differences and how to apply them to the animal breeding industry. The CD has been updated with new PowerPoint slide sets reflecting current information.

The CD includes:

• Explanations of beef, swine, and sheep terminology

• Introduction to the methods and application of data

• genetic transfer of abnormal traits

• practice classes to interpret data

• step-by-step recommendations for sorting through a class of production animals

Also included are printable practice problems, livestock standards, term quizzes (with keys), and forms to create student worksheets.

Use this resource for teaching EPDs and performance data; it is also a handy tool for preparing a livestock judging team for performance classes.

MDS130a Expected Progeny Differences and Performance Data


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(800) 345-6087
FAX (217) 333-3917
E-mail pubsplus@uiuc.edu

Web store pubsplus.uiuc.edu