ID-108 The Kentucky Beef Book, 2021

Electronic file created in 2021

ASC-211 Expected Progeny Differences: Trait Definitions and Utilizing Percentile Tables
Animal Science
Electronic file created in 2014

ASC-169 Beef Sire Selection Manual
Animal Science
Electronic file updated in 2021

  • The Importance of Sire Selection
  • Assessing Management, Resources, and Marketing
  • Genetic Principles
  • Data Collection
  • Expected Progeny Differences
  • Interpretation and Use of Expected Progeny Differences
  • Tools for Economic Improvement Beyond EPD
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Crossbreeding for Commercial Beef Production
  • Breed and Composite Selection
  • DNA-based Biotechnologies

ASC-168 Crossbreeding for the Commercial Beef Producer
Animal Science
Electronic file created in 2004

ASC-165 Beef Sire Selection Recommendations
Animal Science
Electronic file created in 2003

ASC-159 Selection and Management Practices to Increase Consistency in Beef Cattle
Animal Science
Electronic file created in 2000

ASC-150 Keeping Production Records for the Beef Herd 
Animal Science
Electronic file created in 2000

ASC-141 Using Expected Progeny Differences
Animal Science
Electronic file created in 1998


Additional articles from eBEEF.org

Beef Sire Selection Recommendations. K. Darrh Bullock and Megan Rolf
https://beef-cattle.extension.org/beef-sire-selection-recommendations

Genetic Practices to Improve Beef Cattle Reproduction. K. Darrh Bullock
https://beef-cattle.extension.org/genetic-practices-to-improve-beef-cattle-reproduction

Commercial Replacement Heifer Selection. Alison Van Eenennaam and K. Darrh Bullock
https://beef-cattle.extension.org/commercial-replacement-heifer-selection

Mating Systems in Commercial Beef Cattle Operations. K. Darrh Bullock
https://beef-cattle.extension.org/mating-systems-in-commercial-beef-cattle-operations

Simple Inheritance in Beef Cattle. K. Darrh Bullock
https://beef-cattle.extension.org/simple-inheritance-in-beef-cattle

The Genetics of Horned, Polled and Scurred Cattle. K. Darrh Bullock
https://beef-cattle.extension.org/the-genetics-of-horned-polled-and-scurred-cattle


For additional beef cattle genetics information please go to eBEEF.org