Enterprise Ireland, in collaboration with the Irish meat industry has funded a 6-year programme of research under the guise of Meat Technology Ireland. Continue reading
Meat Technology Ireland (MTI) is a new Enterprise Ireland, industry-led initiative that will build a strategic research and innovation base in beef and sheep meat processing in Ireland. Continue reading
The new ICBF Whole Herd Recording Program has just this week passed the significant milestone of having 500 pedigree breeders signing up to avail of the service. The new WHPR program has replaced the old way in which pedigree beef herds were performance recorded by ICBF.
Reliability or Rel is the measure of accuracy or degree of confidence in the genetic index for a particular animal. Reliability is important when assessing an index Continue reading