Design and standards for genetic evaluation of swine seedstock populations

By Baas TJ, Goodwin RN, Christian LL, Johnson RK, Robison OW, Mabry JW, Clark K, Tokach M, Henry S, Berger PJ, Dept. of Animal Science, Iowa State University - The purpose of this article is to describe a program for evaluation of seedstock populations in the swine industry. Differences among seedstock populations for economically important traits must be identified in order for pork producers to efficiently use available genetic resources.
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