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Sheep CRC Information Nucleus

Project start date: 02 January 2007
Project end date: 10 June 2007
Publication date: 10 June 2007
Project status: Completed
Livestock species: Sheep, Lamb


This project was established to purchase,  store and manage semen distribution for the Sheep CRC Information Nucleus. Progeny produced in the Information Nucleus Flock (INF) have been extensively phenotyped and genotyped with results reported in numerous Sheep CRC reports and, as appropriate, incorporated in LAMBPLAN and MERINOSELECT routine analyses  to enhance current breeding values or produce new breeding values.