Current Research Projects Funded by the Angus Foundation

 

The impact of selection using residual average daily gain EPD on reproductive growth performance and carcass traits in Angus cattle.

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Evaluation of the contribution of tenderness, juiciness and flavor to the overall consumer beef eating experience.

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Genetic evaluation of heat tolerance for growth traits in Angus cattle.

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Uterine and vaginal microbiome associations with fertility in Angus beef cattle.

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Genomic sequencing of Angus sires, University of Missouri (MU)

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November 2012 Angus Journal story

 

Improvement for beef cow biological efficiency, University of Illinois (UI) and North Carolina State University (NCSU)

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February 2012 Angus Beef Bulletin story

 

Development of genetic evaluation methodology for traits of economic importance in American Angus cattle, University of Georgia (UGA)

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If you have any questions regarding research projects supported by the Angus Foundation, please call the Angus Foundation at 816-383-5100.

 

Click here for past research projects supported by the Angus Foundation.

 

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