Long-term, UF/IFAS researchers want to develop the knowledge and tools the cattle industry needs to increase tolerance to heat stress
Cattle go through genomic testing in developed countries worldwide
Researchers are working to develop an easy, inexpensive genetic test to help ranchers improve cattle distribution by breeding hill-climbing cows
Brad Johnson, an expert on skeletal muscle growth in cattle, helped lead a study examining ways to increase marbling in beef without increasing overall fatness.
Over the last 60 years, dairy cattle have been selectively bred to maximise milk production