Muscle score

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BIF currently has no guidelines for the collection and analysis of muscle score data in US beef cattle.

While work has been performed in the US and other countries, future investment in research on muscle score and additional guidelines development would be essential before predictions of genetic merit can be made available. Below are links to examples of the efforts from other countries.

https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0006/103938/muscle-scoring-beef-cattle.pdf