932107 Animal breeding - performance testing

Lecture and field trip
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Willam, Alfons
Division of Livestock Sciences (NUWI)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2018
Languages of instruction


Methods of performance testing and average performance levels of relevant breeding traits in cattle, pig, sheep, goat, poultry and horse in Austria.
Voluntary excursion (limited number of participants) to performance testing stations for pigs.

Previous knowledge expected

Course Animal Breeding (932.102)

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Deepening importance and knowledge of performance testing as a central measure of a breeding program.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.