Symposium: Genomic Selection in Beef Cattle

Friday, August 22, 2014: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Bayshore Grand Ballroom B-C (The Westin Bayshore)
David Johnston
1:30 PM
Genomic Selection in Nelore Cattle in Brazil
Roberto Carvalheiro, Sao Paulo State University (UNESP)
2:00 PM
Genome Wide Imputation in Canadian Beef Cattle
Flavio S Schenkel, Centre for Genetic Improvement of Livestock, University of Guelph
2:30 PM
Genomics for Pedigree and Cross-bred Beef Cattle Populations; Some experiences from Ireland
Andrew Cromie, Irish Cattle Breeding Federation; Francis Kearney, Irish Cattle Breeding Federation; Ross Evans, Irish Cattle Breeding Federation; Donagh P Berry, Animal & Grassland Research and Innovation Centre, Teagasc, Moorepark