Coat Type (CT) RBVs provide estimates of genetic differences between animals in coat type.
Coat Type RBVs are calculated from a subjective assessment of an animal’s hair length, fibre diameter and handle, and are expressed in score units.
Lower Coat Type RBVs indicate an animal is expected to produce progeny with a shorter, slicker coat.
Angus Australia acknowledges the funds provided by the Australian Government through the Meat & Livestock Australia Donor Company (MDC).
This resource was created as a result of a collaboration between Angus Australia and Meat & Livestock Australia Donor Company (MDC) (Project P.PSH.1063).