Genetics New Zealand

HD 50K for Angus

THE TIME IS NOW. WHY WAIT?

PREDICT YOUR HERD'S POTENTIAL NOW

The new HD 50K for Angus is the latest innovation in genomic technologies that enables Zoetis to provide high density genotyping services to Angus producers.

  • Select, mate and market Angus seedstock with greater confidence
  • Increase the value of your herd
  • Avoid the cost of raising inferior stock
  • Ensure the future investments are only in your best animals

RELIABLE SOLUTIONS SOONER

HD50K for Angus
  • Increases the accuracy of Angus BREEDPLAN EBVs and indexes for young Angus bulls and heifers, with limited or no progeny, daughters, or carcass information
  • Increases the accuracy of Angus BREEDPLAN EBVs for time consuming, difficult, expensive and hard-to-measure traits, such as intramuscular fat, eye muscle area and net feed intake
  • Delivers more dependable and comprehensive Angus BREEDPLAN EBVs and indexes
  • Includes parentage verification, and sire match assignment for progeny tested with Angus HeiferSELECT™
  • Compatible with “add-on” testing for important recessive genetic conditions
Maximise the benefits from HD50K within Angus BREEDPLAN via whole cohort testing;
  • Select, mate and market Angus seedstock with greater confidence
  • Identify your best young sire/dam prospects
  • Use only the best bulls
  • Ensure only the best heifers enter the breeding herd
  • Cull the bottom end

TRAITS EVALUATED

HD50K for Angus is exclusively available to members of Angus and is fully incorporated into Angus BREEDPLAN delivering increased accuracy to the following EBVs

ZOETIS IS THE LEADING INNOVATOR…BUILD A HISTORY WITH THE COMPANY CREATING THE FUTURE

Zoetis provides comprehensive solutions for beef producers

Our genetic services go way beyond the lab - Zoetis offers significant customer service and advice and is backed by over 30 local Zoetis representatives including dedicated genetics specialists and our genetics customer service centre

Size and global scale provides a wealth of global knowledge

  • 17 staff Ph.D. geneticists driving cutting edge research and development
  • Unmatched technical support and customer service
  • Products and expert advice for vaccines, medicines, diagnostic tools and services

MAKING IT HAPPEN

Investing in HD 50K for Angus today identifies the superior breeding stock making you more money tomorrow.

CONFIDENCE

Genotypying provides more reliable information about the genetic merit of your cattle

ACTION

Act on the results from HD50K to:

  • Identify your best young sire/dam prospects
  • Use only the best bulls
REWARD
  • Select, mate and market Angus seedstock with greater confidence
  • Avoid the cost of raising inferior stock
  • Ensure future investments are only in your best animals

Download our HD 50K For Angus Product Information Sheet for more information.