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New Cow Adjustment Results in Changes
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Fort Atkinson, WI
 

For the first time, USDA has applied a ‘Cow Adjustment’ to all cow indexes in the U.S. system.  What is a ‘Cow Adjustment’?  Simply stated, it is an attempt to make cow indexes more comparable to bull proofs.  As both sexes inherit the same genes, it is logical that the highest bulls be similar to the highest cows.  This adjustment considers differ...