SITE NOTES, Wednesday, January 2, 2019: The monthly evaluations have been posted in PDF and Excel formats.
AJCA BOARD ACTIONS REPORTED: The November meetings of the AJCA and NAJ Boards of Directors are reported on USJersey.com. Actions include new registration rules for Generation Count and JX males; naming and genetic evaluations for animals that have UR (unregistered) status; to remove Jersey Haplotype 2 (JH2); to recognize Holstein haplotypes affecting fertility; and adoption of budgets for 2019.
With nearly 500 A.I. marketed bulls listed after each official CDCB-AJCA release, you need BullsEye. Search, sort and select according to your criteria, then export your list directly to JerseyMate when you are logged on through infoJersey.
Inbreeding Calculator Online: Get both Pedigree and Genomic Inbreeding for 5 individuals or 5 matings of 5 females to 5 bulls. Plus, get the genomic inbreeding level of a mating when females and bulls are genotyped. Access from the public Tools & Services menu on infoJersey.
HerdView Helper: Find out how you can customize the Herd Genomic PTA Report in six steps using HerdView.
Videos on Demand: Bookmark the AJCA-NAJ YouTube Channel for more about Jersey Performance Index and the Jersey nutritional webinar series from National All-Jersey Inc.
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- Jersey LD test (45K): $37 each animal, REAP herds, or $47 for all others, plus CDCB female fee or initial male fee (table below).
- Jersey HD test: $100 each animal, REAP herds, or $115 for all others, plus applicable CDCB fee.