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How do genetics impact sustainability goals?
João Dürr, Ph.D. and H Duane Norman
September 15, 2022
The U.S. dairy community has rallied around a public commitment to achieve carbon neutrality, optimize water usage, and improve water quality by 2050 — supporting global sustainability initiatives and customer expectations.
Invited Review: The future of selection decisions and breeding programs: What are we breeding for, and who decides?.”
João Dürr, Ph.D. and Ezequiel Nicolazzi
March 10, 2021
Genetic selection has been a very successful tool for the long-term improvement of livestock populations, and the rapid adoption of genomic selection over the last decade has doubled the rate of gain in some populations.