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Trustee Election Ballots Have Been Mailed

Participate in the selection of members who serve on the ASA Board of Trustees by voting online or by paper ballot.  If you are sending in your paper ballot, use the enclosed envelope addressed to The Chairman of the Tellers. Please do not send it to the ASA office. We cannot forward it for you.

Here are the 2020 Trustee candidates. Please take the time to get to know them.


$API What is an Economic Selection Index?

Economic Selection Indexes are the universally accepted means of maximizing profit via selection in livestock production.

Economic Selection Indexes provide a single value, reported in dollars, that estimate an animal’s relative economic value as a parent under a particular production scenario.


More on Indexes, $API & $TI 

Beef Cattle Economic Selection Indices 

Indexing Your Way To Genetic Improvement –Part 1

Indexing Your Way To Genetic Improvement –Part 2

Comparison of Selection Indexes  

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