Linear Models for the Prediction of Animal Breeding Values, Paperback / softback Book

Linear Models for the Prediction of Animal Breeding Values Paperback / softback


The prediction of producing desirable traits in offspring such as increased growth rate, or superior meat, milk and wool production is a vital economic tool to the animal scientist.

Summarising the latest developments in genomics relating to animal breeding values and design of breeding programmes, this new edition includes models of survival analysis, social interaction and sire and dam models, as well as advancements in the use of SNPs in the computation of genomic breeding values.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 360 pages
  • Publisher: CABI Publishing
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Animal breeding
  • ISBN: 9781845939816



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