Stirling Bull Sales ring©Tim Scrivener
Following on from the debate last week about showing holding back genetic progress, Gavin Hill SAC Consulting beef specialist looks at how to use estimated breeding values (EBVs). EBVs are another tool to use when purchasing bulls, but both our eye and EBV figures must be used together. Many buyers arriving at the sales do a visual check of the bulls for the correct characteristics. See also: Top tips when buying a bull Only then do they look at the EBVs of […]