Breeding A Robust Pig

Breeding A Robust Pig

August 1, 2017 1:27 pm Published by Genesus

Breeding A Robust PigPius B. Mwansa, Ph.D.Developments in pig breeding have led to considerable positive genetic changes in production traits...


Selection Intensity and Genetic Improvement

Selection Intensity and Genetic Improvement

April 21, 2017 5:37 pm Published by Genesus

 Selection Intensity and Genetic ImprovementDinesh Thekkoot, PhDUniversity of Alberta and Genesus Inc.  Animal breeding aims to improve livestock populations by utilizing...


Accuracies of Prediction

Accuracies of Prediction

April 18, 2017 3:05 pm Published by Genesus

Accuracies of predictionDinesh Thekkoot, PhDUniversity of Alberta and Genesus Inc. The aim of animal breeding is to genetically improve populations. In...


Consumers and Pork Quality – Sensory taste

Consumers and Pork Quality – Sensory taste

January 13, 2017 3:33 pm Published by Genesus

Consumers and Pork Quality – Sensory tasteChunyan Zhang, PhDResearch Associate, University of Alberta / Genesus Inc.Globally, pork is consumed in...


Managing Variation to Achieve Uniformity

Managing Variation to Achieve Uniformity

April 14, 2016 10:22 am Published by Genesus

Managing Variation to Achieve Uniformity Nick Boddicker, Ph.D Genesus, Inc. Many packers utilize payment methods that require producers to ship...


Genomics: Past, Present, and Future

Genomics: Past, Present, and Future

October 1, 2015 3:14 pm Published by Genesus

  Genomics: Past, Present, and Future Nick Boddicker, Ph.D. nboddicker@genesus.com   Genomics is often a discussion point whenever swine producers...