Functional Traits Working Group

The page shows introductory information about the Functional Traits Working Group, its composition and documents produced by the WG


Christa Egger-Danner
ZuchtData EDV-Dienstleistungen GmbH

Christa Egger-Danner


Andrew John Bradley
Quality Milk Management Services, (United Kingdom)

Noureddine Charfeddine

 B. Cole
Animal Improvement Pro grams Laboratory, (USA)

John B. Cole

Nicolas Gengler
University of Liège – Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech, Belgium

Bjorg Heringstad
Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, Norwegian University of Life Science, Norway

Jennie Pryce
Victorian Department of Primary Industries, (Australia)

Kathrin F. Stock
VIT, Germany

Members Functional Traits WG 2013

The Members of the Functional Traits Working Group in 2013
at Aarhus with Ole Klejs Hansen .



The objective of the working group is to write a portfolio of recommendation sheets on recording, evaluation and genetic improvement for functional traits in dairy cattle.
Recent priorities of work are:

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