While it is said, "there is no such thing as a free lunch", in the beef industry there is. Heterosis or hybrid vigor, is the best option for improving economically important traits with no additional cost. Improving so many things such as, calf vigor, calf survivability, weaning weight, yearling weight, feed efficiency, cow longevity, fertility and efficiency and number of cows serviced by bull, in most herds can easily be accomplished through bull selection.

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