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Beef Genetics and Genomics

What is eBEEF?

eBEEF is the beef genetics/genomics community of practice with eXtension. Our mission is to foster a research and outreach community, engage beef cattle producers and ag professionals through trainings and publications, and support research and outreach projects.

Recent Webinars

eBEEF partnered with National Cattlemen's Beef Association to present a series of webinars in 2018:

January 18, 2018, 7 p.m. CT "Fake News: EPDs Don't Work", Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam and Dr. Matthew Spangler (watch here)

February 22, 2018 "Show me the money! Are there EPDs for profit?", Dr. Darrh Bullock and Dr. Jared Decker (watch here)

March 22, 2018 "The 4 S's of crossbreeding: simple, structured, successful, and sustainable", Dr. Robert Weaber and Dr. Megan Rolf (watch here)

April 19, 2018 "Putting the tools to use: buying your next bull", the eBEEF team (watch here)


More information

Beef Breeding and Genetics - eXtension

Beef Cattle Community - eXtension

Beef Herd Health - eXtension

Beef Reproduction - eXtension

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Newsletter No.1 (June 2015)

Newsletter No.2 (December 2015)

Newsletter No.3 (June 2016)

Newsletter No.4 (February 2017)

Newsletter No.5 (July 2017)

Newsletter No.6 (July 2018)

Beef News

A Steak in Genomics blog

Drovers Cattle Network


KSU Across Breed EPD Calculator Worksheet

Feed Efficiency Calculator Tool


National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA)

Beef Improvement Federation (BIF)

The Beef Site

UNL Beef

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