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1995

Books

Refereed Publications

Published Conference Proceedings

Theses


Books

Barwick, S.A., Henzell, A.L., Graser, H.-U., Upton, W.H., Johnston, D.J., Allen, J., Sundstrom, B. and Goddard, M.E. (1995) BREEDOBJECT Training and Accreditation School Handbook, AGBU-University of New England, Armidale, 80pp.

AGBU Beef Cattle Genetics Workshop, (1995) (Eds Graser, H-U. and Goddard, M.) AGBU-University of New England, Armidale, 68pp.

 

Refereed Publications

Hoeschele, I., Tier, B. and H.-U. Graser (1995) "Multiple trait analysis including one categorical, polychotomous trait and several continuous traits with missing data and unequal models", Animal Science, 73: 1609-1627.

Hoeschele I. and Tier B. (1995) "Estimation of variance components of threshold characters by marginal posterior modes and means via Gibbs sampling", Gen. Sel. Evol. 27: 519-540.

Johnston, D.J., Thompson, M. and Hammond, K. (1995) "Additive and nonadditive differences in milk production of 2-year-old Devon, Hereford and reciprocal-cross heifers", Livestock Production Science, 41: 105-110.

Meyer, K. (1995) "Estimates of genetic parameters and breeding values for New Zealand and Australian Angus cattle", Australian Journal of Agricultural Research, 46: 1219-1229.

Meyer, K. (1995) "Estimates of genetic parameters for mature weight of Australian beef cows and its relationship to early growth and skeletal measures", Livestock Production Science, 44: 125-137.

Visscher, P.M. and Goddard, M.E. (1995) "Genetic analyses of profit for Australian dairy cattle", Animal Science, 61: 9-18.

 

Published Conference Proceedings

Barwick, S.A., Henzell, A.L. and Goddard, M.E. (1995) "Beef breeding for cow fertility: When is it important", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 443-446.

Bunter, K.L. and Johnston, D.J. (1995) "Genetic associations between days to calving records and weight traits in beef cattle", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 341-344.

Goddard, M.E. (1995) "Optimal crossbreeding schemes for beef production", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 434-438.

Goddard, M.E. and Meuwissen, T.H.E. (1995) "The use of marker assisted selection in pigs", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 566-569.

Graser, H.-U., Goddard, M.E. and Allen, J. (1995) "Better genetic technology for the beef industry", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 56-64.

Henzell, A.L. (1995) "PIGBLUP Version 3.0: New capabilities and future directions", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 570-572.

Hermesch, S., Luxford, B. and Graser, H.-U. (1995) "Genetic parameters between carcase composition and meat quality in Australian pigs", Proceedings of the 5th Biennial Conference of the Australasian Pig Science Association , Canberra, November 26-29 (1995) p. 259.

Hermesch, S., Luxford, B. and Graser, H.-U. (1995) "Estimation of genetic parameters for reproductive traits, production, carcase and meat quality traits in Australian pigs", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 647-650.

Hermesch, S., Luxford, B. and Graser, H.-U. (1995) "Genetic parameters for meat quality, carcase and production traits in Australian pigs", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 631-634.

Hermesch, S., Luxford, B. and Graser, H.-U. (1995) "Genetic parameters between litter site and meat quality traits in Australian pigs", Book of Abstracts of the 46th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Animal Production, Prague, Czech Republic, 4-7 September, p. 9.

Howarth, J.M. and Johnston, D.J. (1995) "Age of dam adjustment factors for weight traits", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 670-673.

Johnston, D.J. (1995) "Fixed effect modelling for days to calving", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 345-349.

Johnston, D.J. (1995) "Composite breeding", Proceedings of the 4th National Conference of the Beef Improvement Association of Australia, Wagga Wagga, September, 73.

Meyer, K. (1995) "Estimates of genetic parameters for cannon bone length in beef cattle", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 242-245.

Meyer, K. and Carrick, M.J. (1995) "Estimates of genetic parameters for mature weight for beef cows in the Wokalup selection experiment", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 246-249.

Meyer, K. and Garrick, D.J. 1995 "Scope for a joint genetic evaluation of New Zealand and Australian Angus cattle", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 250-253.

Miller, S.P., Wilton, J.W. and Griffiths, S.J. (1995) "Utilising multi-breed genetic evaluations in beef cattle breeding", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 254-257.

Nicol, D.C. and Barwick, S.A. (1995) "A young bull proving scheme for Australian Angus", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 238-241.

Nicol, D.A. and Barwick, S.A. (1995) "The Breeding Challenge - Balancing the EBVs for Commercial Profitability", Proceedings of the 4th National Conference of the Beef Improvement Association of Australia, Wagga Wagga, September, 55-57.

Robinson, D.L. (1995) "Design of the CRC straightbred genetics experiments", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 541-545.

Tier, B. and Graser, H.-U. (1995) "A comparison of fixed effects of ease of calving among three breeds of cattle in Australia", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 610-614.

Upton, W.H. and Bunter, K.L. (1995) "Pelvic measurement as an aid to selection in beef cattle", Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Australian Association of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 11: 615-619.

 

Theses

Bunter, Kim (1995) "Mate selection for joint control of response and inbreeding in closed pig breeding herds" M.Rur.Sci. Thesis, UNE.