Mark your calendar for NCBA’s genetic selection webinar

Data from BEEF’s genetics survey will be part of webinar.

Burt Rutherford, Senior Editor

January 14, 2020

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Bull buying time is here for many producers. But which bulls to buy?

Cattle selection tools and resources are constantly evolving and NCBA will feature a February 27 webinar to help you make that decision. And BEEF’s genetics survey, highlighted in the Seedstock 100 section of our January magazine, will be part of the information.

This installment of the Cattlemen’s Webinar Series features genetic selection experts Alison Van Eenennaam, Extension geneticist at the University of California Davis, and Matt Spangler, Extension geneticist at the University of Nebraska Lincoln. Tune in to hear an overview of how best to understand changes in genetic evaluations and new or updated indexes from the major breed associations, as well as the team’s take on the data in BEEF’s genetics survey.

Click here to register.


About the Author(s)

Burt Rutherford

Senior Editor, BEEF Magazine

Burt Rutherford is director of content and senior editor of BEEF. He has nearly 40 years’ experience communicating about the beef industry. A Colorado native and graduate of Colorado State University with a degree in agricultural journalism, he now works from his home base in Colorado. He worked as communications director for the North American Limousin Foundation and editor of the Western Livestock Journal before spending 21 years as communications director for the Texas Cattle Feeders Association. He works to keep BEEF readers informed of trends and production practices to bolster the bottom line.

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