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Black Line Angus 4567

Updates to National Cattle Evaluation

Evaluation released April 6, 2014, includes several important changes:

  • Updated EPD/$Value percentile tables, breed averages and
    revised Main and Supplement sire listings.
  • Updated economic assumptions that impact the $Values. Click here for details.
  • Genomic-enhanced EPDs are impacted by a recalibration of the HD 50K predictions which
    is applied to both the Zoetis HD 50K and GeneSeek GGP-HD tests. Click here for details.
  • Heifer pregnancy EPDs include HD 50K predictions as part of the weekly evaluation.
  • Updated genomic percent ranks (1-100 scale).

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