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Beef Techniques Topic At Thompson Farm Day

by Duane Dailey
Senior Writer
University of Missouri Extension
Beef cow herd owners have new tools – and refined old tools – to speed genetic progress in their herds.
Farmers can learn those at a field day, Sept. 17, at the University of Missouri Thompson Farm near Spickard.
Jared Decker, MU Extension geneticist, will explain expected progeny differences. Those are old tools.
“EPDs have two main problems,” Decker says. “First,

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