EAN-004: Texas Adapted Genetic Strategies for Beef Cattle VII: Sire Types for Commercial Herds
cattle sire types information sheet

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Product Code: EAN-004

Free electronic download only. Choosing types of sires is one of the most important genetic decisions facing beef producers. This publication discusses the factors to consider in matching sires to a cow herd--environmental and management conditions and number of production phases involved, breeding systems used, breeds or types and individual performance levels and types of cows currently in the herd. (3 pp.) By: Stephen P. Hammack, 11/2014