The Department of Animal Science at OSU provides one of the premiere sites globally
that offers information on breeds of livestock throughout the world.
The basics of crossbreeding beef cattle and the role heterosis has in increasing performance levels for certain traits.
A summary of how EPDs are used in selection for purebred and commercial herds and how to calculate pedigree EPDs.
A summary of the how to compare EPDs across breeds to determine the values of animals as parents.
A guide to creating efficient maternal records through the breeding process and efficient paternal records for accurate evaluations of breeding horses.
How to predict the day of foaling and preparation tips for the successful arrival of newborn foals.
Learn about what little is currently known about the basic economics of gene testing.
Instructions and guidelines on how to practice proper artificial incubation techniques to improve poultry operations.
Get guidance on how to maintain a uniform color pattern when formulating crossbreed systems on breeds that unpredictable.