Hereford Cattle Selection Study DataEntry ID: USDA0526
Abstract: Hereford Cattle Selection Study Data is a selection study on a line of Hereford cattle from 1934 to 1992. This dataset contains information on calves, post weaning, mature cow weight, carcasses, and reproduction.
Pre-weaning, weaning, post-weaning, mature weight information, and mating information were collected on the Hereford line throughout the years from 1934 to 1992.
Depends on the trait being recorded.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Dataset Release Place: Fort Keogh
Start Date: 1934-01-01Stop Date: 1992-12-31
Quality All data were verified at time of collection; scales were
checked for accuracy before recording of data.
Access Constraints There are no legal restrictions to access but the dataset is not available online.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: mike at larrl.ars.usda.gov
USDA Agricultural Research Service Fort Keogh Livestock and Range Research Laboratory Route 1, Box 2021
City: Miles City
Province or State: MT
Postal Code: 59301
Approximately 10-20 publications.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-02-02