Weekly genetics review: Placing a value around improvement

In all the excitement of a record year for bull sales across the country, there are many producers looking at their budgets and re-evaluating how they value new bulls. Just as a bull’s influence will last over 10 years, the value his genetic contribution can be far-reaching. Its important not to measure value only in the change/improvement of slaughter cattle, but to factor in the value that his daughters bring to a herd through improved fertility and growth as well.

Source: Beef Central
Weekly genetics review: Placing a value around improvement