ABS Global is the exclusive distributor of Norwegian Red genetics in the U.S. and Canada. So… ABS Global and Geno Global team are sharing booth 6500-6501 at the World Ag Expo, Tulare California – – Tuesday, Feb. 9 through Thursday, Feb. 11.
Booth 6500 is in the Farm Credit Dairy Center near […]
The commercial dairy industry is not looking for tall cows and the Norwegian Red can help with that. Crossbreeding to Norwegian Red bulls can moderate stature, increase fertility and health plus achieve competitive component production.
In 2014 25,000 first lactation Norwegian Red cows at 27-30 months of age were measured and averaged 53.3 inches (135.4 […]
In Norway the total number of veterinary treatments of 1.3 per cow per year […]
Two grass-based herds in Ireland have been increasing their use of Norwegian Red genetics for over 10 years – – now have 75% and 66% Norwegian Red crossbred cows – – and are very pleased with 2014-2015 results.
Tom and Michael Dunne – milking 316 cows Brothers Tom and Michael Dunne in Downing, Kilworth, County […]
After reflecting over this summer, I have come to realize one thing about crossbreeding: remember that it will take time to see results. Also, to make a decent comparison to herdmates, a producer will need to make more […]
Over the past few months, I have done quite a bit of research to learn and understand the concept of crossbreeding and Norwegian Red. From the data and scientific results that I have been looking over, it has become pretty clear that crossbreeding with Norwegian Red is a very viable option […]
Not all traits are equally inheritable. The concept of heritability (abbreviated h2) helps explain the degree to which genes control expression of a trait. Certain traits, such as fertility and health traits in dairy cattle, are lowly heritable traits (h2 below 0.15), in contrast to highly heritable traits (h2 exceeds 0.40) like fat […]
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