International Beef Evaluation (Interbeef)

International Beef Evaluation (Interbeef) Files Jan 2019

Weaning Weight (Jan 2019)

Calving Ease (Jan 2019)


Interbeef is a working group of ICAR and is pursuing 5 objectives relevant to beef cattle:

  1. provide a forum for sharing knowledge on recording and genetic evaluations, international genetic evaluation services,
  2. maintain guidelines and standards for beef cattle performance recording,
  3. conduct international surveys relevant to beef cattle performance recording,
  4. develop international genetic evaluation services, and
  5. facilitate the use of genomic selection.

Interbeef is guided by a steering committee appointed by the board of ICAR as well as a technical committee that includes a geographical and technical spread of enthusiastic supporters. A scientific advisory committee has also been established to give advice on specific technical issues.

More info : https://www.icar.org/index.php/technical-bodies/working-groups/interbeef-working-group/