Sessions Tagged With 'genetics'

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Avian genetics: Introduction to poultry breeding

Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by David Frame, Darrin Karcher

There has been a lot of interest in breeding small poultry flocks. This webinar will present an introduction to avian genetics and the basics of poultry breeding. Dr. Darrin Karcher at Purdue University will provide the overview of avian genetics while Dr. David Frame from...

CRISPR: A Biotechnology Breakthrough and an Inventorship Quandary

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 12:00 pm EDT

A recent biotechnology discovery – CRISPR – may influence biotechnology as profoundly as other monumental discoveries such as DNA, vaccines, and penicillin. The applications offered by CRISPR (an acronym for “Clustered Regularly lnterspaced Short Palindromic Repeats”) ...

Hoard's Dairyman Webinar: The new world of genetics

Monday, August 11, 2014 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Mike Hutjens

presented by Chad Dechow, Penn State University “The new world of genetics” will be presented by Chad Dechow, Penn State University, at noon (Central time) on Monday, August 11. The genomic revolution and renewed focus on crossbreeding have sparked greater interest in...

Potential and Pitfalls for Genomic Selection

Monday, January 14, 2013 at 1:00 pm EST

Dr. Chad Dechow, Pennsylvania State University Join us for this session to hear Dr. Dechow review genomic technology and implementation, comparisons of early genomic predictions to actual daughter proofs, a discussion of inbreeding, and how genomics can be used as a herd...

Genetically Engineered (GE) Animals Applications, Regulations, Implications, and Labeling

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Alison Van Eenennaam

In June 2011, CAST released a Commentary titled The Science and Regulation of Food from Genetically Engineered Animals. The lead author, Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam, an Extension Specialist in Animal Genomics and Biotechnology in the Department of Animal Science at the...

Breeding and Genetics: Considerations for Organic Dairy Farms

Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Brad Heins

Join eOrganic for this webinar on June 19, 2012 from 2 pm to 3:15 pm ET (1 - 2:15 pm Central, 12 - 1:15 pm Mountain, 11 am - 12:15 pm Pacific time). The webinar is free and open to the public. Advance registration is required. Listeners will hear the speaker and be able to...