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Breeding Focus 2018 will be held in Armidale on 19 & 20 September. The focus of the workshop will be Reducing Heat Stress.

Topics presented at 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 and 2016 are available as a pdfs and individual papers can also be downloaded.

 

Pig Genetics Workshop, October 24-25, 2012

Table of Contents

H-U. Graser, Looking back into the future, AGBU. (View).

C. Moran, Looking back to move forward – a personal perspective on pig molecular genetics from RFLPs to nextgen sequencing, University of Sydney. (View)

A.A. Swan, Genomic selection in the Australian sheep industry, AGBU. (View)

S. Hermesch 1, K.M. Tickle 2 and A.K. Lealiifano 2, Variation in weights of primal pork cuts, 1 AGBU, 2 Rivalea (Australia). (View)

P. Tabuaciri, K.L Bunter and H-U. Graser, Thermal imaging as a potential tool for identifying piglets at risk, AGBU. (View)

S. Hermesch 1 and K.M. Tickle 2, Recording haemoglobin levels in sows, piglets and growing pigs on farm , 1 AGBU, 2 Rivalea (Australia). (View)

K.L. Bunter, Breeding sows better suited to group housing, AGBU. (View)

S. Hermesch C.I. Ludemann 2 and P.R. Amer 2, PigEV – a new tool to derive economic values for pigs, 1 AGBU, 2 AbacusBio Ltd. (View)

L. Li and S. Hermesch, Genotypes differ in their response to variation in environments experienced by pigs on farm, AGBU. (View)

S.Z.Y. Guy 1, P.C. Thomson 1 and S. Hermesch 2, Breeding tolerant pigs for health and productivity,1 University of Sydney, 2 AGBU. (View)

S. Hermesch, Breeding pigs with improved disease resilience, AGBU. (View)

J.R. Walters, Genetic analyses of traditional breeds – the UK experience, UPB Genetic World. (View)