ECONOMIC AND GREENHOUSE GAS IMPACTS OF CHANGING HERD SIRES FOR ARKANSAS COW-CALF OPERATIONS

Concern over GHG emissions has producers analyzing cattle production alternatives. One way producers can modify emissions is by changing herd sire genetics. The ‘Bull Estimator’, part of a recently developed cow-calf profitability and GHG spreadsheet tool, shows that genetic change can enhance returns while decreasing emissions at the same time.


Issue Date:
2013
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/142705
Total Pages:
3
Series Statement:
Selected Poster
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