Improving Cow Herd Reproduction Via Genetics

By Wade Shafer, Ph.D., ASA Executive Vice President Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in March 2008 issue of the SimTalk written by Wade Shafer, Ph.D. Drs. Lauren Hyde and Jackie Atkins provided updates for reprint. A beef cow’s job is not an easy one. She is expected to conceive at slightly over one year…