ANSC 310 Principles of Animal Breeding and Genetics

This course covers a systems approach to selection and mating of livestock: gene frequency, heritability, relationship, inbreeding, linebreeding, heterosis, crossbreeding, direct and correlated response to selection, and the use of pedigree, family, progeny testing, and indices for selection.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

EQST 101 or ANSC 131 and MATH 123