Genomics help to boost breeding in Western Australia

Haddon family
Region: Western Australia
Topic: Genomic testing

When it comes to breeding dairy cows, most decisions on the Haddon family’s dairy farm involve genomic data.
West Australian dairy farmer Elaine Haddon uses the information from the DNA of each animal to inform breeding, culling and mating choices.
According to Elaine, using data to underpin farm business decisions provides more certainty.