Combined breed analysis ~ technical issues. Kirsty Moore. Introduction. Improved efficiency Increased number of evaluations Increased accuracies Ability to evaluate cross bred animals Commercial producer Be on par with international methods and systems
Benchmark EBVs across runs over time.
1990 born animals have an average EBV of 0.
Modernise the ‘base animals’
Yes breeds can have different indices depending on their different breeding goals
Yes it will take longer to run but we have the computing power and software to handle this.
The dairy evaluation ~ 20 million milk records
The changes proposed concern the calculation of EBVS we can still publish onto BASCO, web search, extract specific groups etc