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MODULE 9: Gain from Genetics
Tool 9.8
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This tool demonstrates a simple method of calculating the value of improved fleece weight to your business. Use fleece weight ASBVs to estimate the genetic improvement in fleece weight that can be achieved when choosing between two rams (remember it is half the difference between the ASBVs). Use the template to calculate for your flock.

Download the Valuing Genetic Merit template (60KB)