Genetic Evaluation Time Table

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The following is the schedule for the release of the next genetic evaluations:

2018 2018 May Evaluation – Full update, dairy and beef animals  30-Mar-2018 Cut-off date for all data, pedigree and genotypes to be in the database for the evaluation.
 16-May-2018 Publication date for new indexes on all animals including AI bull lists, animal search and web profiles
2018 September evaluation run for all animals  15th Jun 2018 Deadline for dairy data and pedigrees (to facilitate participation in INTERBULL evaluation) and all DNA samples (Dairy & Beef) to be returned from farms.
 27th Jul 2018 Deadline for beef data, pedigree and all genotypes to be in the ICBF database and available for evaluation
 04th Sep 2018 Publication date for all animals
2018 December evaluation run for all animals  10th Oct 2018 Deadline for dairy data and pedigrees (to facilitate participation in INTERBULL evaluation) and all DNA samples (Dairy and Beef) to be returned from farms.
 27th Oct 2018 Deadline for beef data, pedigree and all genotypes to be in the ICBF database and available for evaluation
 14th Dec 2018 Publication date for all animals

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