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Breeding Focus 2018 Reducing Heat Stress was held in Armidale on 19 & 20 September.

Topics presented at Breeding Focus 2018 Reducing Heat Stress, Breeding Focus 2016 Improving Welfare and Breeding Focus 2014 Improving Resilience were published into books which are available for purchase from AGBU. Abstracts of the papers for 2014, 2016 and 2018 are available as a pdfs and individual papers can also be downloaded.


Pig Genetics Workshop, October 25-26, 2006

Table of Contents

R. Crump, NPIP and PBSELECT, AGBU. (View)

A. Henzell, PIGBLUP update, AGBU. (View)

S. Hermesch & R. Crump, Tips for making better use of PIGBLUP, AGBU. (View)

R. Walters, Prospects for the genetic improvement of meat and eating quality - where do we go from here?, UPB Genetic World SL. (View)

S. Nakavisut, R. Crump & H.-U. Graser, Body length and its genetic relationships with production and reproduction traits in pigs, AGBU. (View)

M. Suarez 1, J. Braun 2, & S. Hermesch 1, The relationship between reproductive performance of crossbred sows and the EBVs of their purebred dams, 1 AGBU, 2 Myora Farm. (View)

K. Bunter 1, S. Hermesch 1 & B. Luxford 2, Sow feed intake and lifetime reproductive performance, 1 AGBU, 2 QAF Meat Industries. (View)

S. Hermesch, First analysis of factors influencing feed intake of sows during lactation, AGBU. (View)

K. Bunter 1, W. Cai 1 & J. Dekkers 2, Residual feed intake and juvenile IGF-I, AGBU. (View)

S. Hermesch, From genetic to phenotypic trends, AGBU (View)

R. Walters, Reflections on the Australian Pig Breeding Industry, UPB Genetic World SL. (View)

S. Hermesch, Outline of R&D directions for Australian pig genetics, AGBU. (View)