African cattle: Scientists identify new genetic traits

September 29th, 2020

Stock & Land, Other, 29/09/2020
Scientists have revealed of a new set of detailed genetic traits in African cattle that provide heat and drought tolerance, control inflammation and tick infestations, and resistance to devastating livestock diseases including trypanosomiasis. […] Professor Shaun Coffey, the director of capacity building at the Crawford Fund and chief of CSIRO Division of Livestock Industries, said the ILRI research had potential impacts far beyond Africa.

Read more: