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Breeding question

Post by tlan6556@aol.com » Mon Sep 30, 2019 8:56 am

What is an outcross bull?



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Re: Breeding question

Post by Nesikep » Mon Sep 30, 2019 9:31 am

usually in a linebreeding program, taking a bull that's unrelated to the rest of the animals.
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Re: Breeding question

Post by tlan6556@aol.com » Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:14 am

Ah....I get it now, thanks!

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Re: Breeding question

Post by Son of Butch » Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:54 am

Most would define an outcross as no common ancestor in 4 or more generations.

Although in Tennessee I believe a step brother is considered to be an outcross. :)
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Re: Breeding question

Post by tlan6556@aol.com » Mon Sep 30, 2019 1:32 pm

Thanks for your reply!
I am from Texas.

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Re: Breeding question

Post by tlan6556@aol.com » Mon Sep 30, 2019 6:16 pm

Thank you!

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Re: Breeding question

Post by TennesseeTuxedo » Mon Sep 30, 2019 6:45 pm

Son of Butch wrote:
Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:54 am
Most would define an outcross as no common ancestor in 4 or more generations.

Although in Tennessee I believe a step brother is considered to be an outcross. :)
Where did you say you were from Titan?
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You’re still off. It’s tlan not tian.

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