A single generation can alter a carcass

Gillespie, Jen; Suther, Steve
February 2012
California Farmer;Feb2012, Vol. 295 Issue 2, following p24
The article provides information on the Southern Carcass Improvement Project started in 2009 by collaboration of the Manhattan, Kansas-based Kansas State University, Virginia Tech, a public land-grant university in Virginia and Gardiner Angus Ranch. As stated, the project was launched to measure the impact of single generation of high quality Angus genetics on feedlots and carcasses when mated with Brahman-crossed cattle found in the South.


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