Including nonadditive genetic effects in mating programs to maximize dairy farm profitability
H Aliloo, JE Pryce, O Gonzalez-Recio, BG Cocks, ME Goddard, BJ Hayes
Journal of Dairy Science | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2017
The authors thank Dairy Futures Cooperative Research Centre (DFCRC, Melbourne, Australia) for funding this research and Australian Dairy Herd Improvement Scheme (ADHIS, Melbourne, Australia) for providing phenotypes used in this study. We also acknowledge Gert Nieuwhof (ADHIS), Peter Williams (ADHIS), Beatriz Villanueva (INIA, Madrid, Spain), Jesus Fernandez (INIA), and Miguel A. Toro (Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain), who provided technical support that greatly assisted this research.