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Benefits of Angus HeiferSELECT

Angus HeiferSELECT facilitates superior decisions to be made when managing the genetics in a commercial Angus beef breeding enterprise.

  • Selecting Replacement Females

    Identify females who possess genetics that are most aligned with your breeding objective, and who are the most suitable to retain as replacement heifers.

  • Culling Decisions

    Identify females that are genetically inferior and who are the best choice for culling

  • Inform Bull Purchasing Decisions

    Utilise results from heifers tested with Angus HeiferSELECT to better understand the genetics in your herd, and identify the priorities for your next bull purchasing decision

  • Understanding Bull Reproductive Performance

    Use sire information to identify those bulls in your sire team that have produced low numbers of progeny, and remove these bulls from your breeding program.

  • Management of Inbreeding

    Use sire information to avoid inbreeding and the associated depression in performance

  • Marketing Opportunities

    Utilise results from heifers tested with Angus HeiferSELECT to help inform commercial marketing opportunities of surplus heifers or future steer progeny

  • Compatible with BVDV Testing

    Add-on BVDV testing facilitates the identification of animals persistently infected with Bovine Virus Diarrhoea Virus (also known as Bovine Pestivirus)