Holstein to Host Haplotype Webinar

News EditorHolstein Association

Want to know more about the recently discovered haplotypes impacting Holstein cow fertility? Join the Holstein Association USA for an educational webinar on the subject Wednesday, August 24, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Eastern Standard time.

Leading the presentation will be Dr. Roger Shanks, Holstein Association USA Dairy Genetics Consultant, who will discuss general information about the haplotypes, as well as ways to use this information in your breeding program.

Webinar registrants will have the opportunity to submit questions in advance (at the time of registration), or ask them during the webinar. To register for the webinar, visit the Holstein USA website and click the button to “Register for Webinar.”

Educational resources about the haplotypes impacting fertility are currently available on the Holstein Association USA website. A complete listing all genomic tested bulls and females with their carrier status can be found there as well.

Source: Holstein Association USA