R&J Agriculture Corner – A Helpful Tool in Sheep Genetics

R&J Agriculture Corner – A Helpful Tool in Sheep Genetics

August 30, 2021 Did You Know Farm News 0

North Dakota State University and University of Minnesota Extension Sheep Specialist Travis Hoffman talks about estimated breeding values, or EBVs, that can help sheep producers choose animals with genetics that fit their flocks. EBVs are the sheep equivalent of EPDs in cattle. EBVs are a newer tool but production operations are already offering this data for others to help make decisions.