Breeding values should be used as a vital part of the selection goals for bulls being evaluated by commercial cattlemen. When commercial cattlemen buy bulls, they are really buying what those bulls will transmit to future calf crops. Breeding values estimate what will be transmitted.
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South Dakota State University
Gosey, Jim, "Breeding Values for the Commercial Cattleman" (1982). South Dakota Cow-Calf Field Day Proceedings, 1982. 3.