Genetics Australia

HD 50K & i50K for Angus

The Science of Selection - Advanced genomic selection tools available for Australian Black Angus Breeders

i50K and HD 50K

HD 50K for Angus is a commercially available high density DNA test. HD 50K is the first and enduring gold standard for genomic prediction designed for superior and influential sires and dams in the Angus breed. It has been developed using EBVs supplied by Angus Australia.

i50K for Angus is an evolution of HD 50K for Angus. Delivering the same information in a more cost-effective package, i50K evaluates genetic potential across 22 economically important traits. The EBVs enhanced by i50K assist with the same variety of selection, mating and marketing decisions as HD 50K for Angus.

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