Genomic Selection Improves Heat Tolerance in Dairy Cattle
JB Garner, ML Douglas, SRO Williams, WJ Wales, LC Marett, TTT Nguyen, CM Reich, BJ Hayes
Scientific Reports | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2016
The corresponding authors thank G. Morris who was responsible for acquisition of animals for the experiment, and P.J. Moate for constructive comments on the manuscript. This work was funded by the Department of Agriculture of Australia (Canberra, Australia), the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources (Melbourne, Australia), Dairy Futures CRC (Melbourne, Australia) and Dairy Australia (Melbourne, Australia).