Update on the NBCEC Decision Support System. R. Mark Enns Department of Animal Sciences Colorado State University. What is Decision Support?.
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R. Mark Enns
Department of Animal Sciences
Colorado State University
Richard M. Bourdon
Understanding Animal Breeding
& base mean
Base Cow-calf outputs & inputs
Simulated Cow-calf outputs & inputsCurrent Modeling Approach
Herd StayabilityChange in net income ($) per 1000 base cow herd -- stayability
Weaning weight direct
Weaning weight maternal
Sale of cull cows
Sale of open heifers
Maintenance energy req.
Number of cows
Heifer pregnancy and stayability
WW of calves
number of animals for sale/replacementsERT’s used in the DSS
Most complete set of EPD for the Economically Relevant Traits
Customized selections for these particular management scenarios based on economics of those decisions