NSIP is committed to helping American sheep producers improve profitability through the use of genetic information and actionable tools. In 2020, NSIP began hosting bi-monthly webinars for its members. Webinar dates, topics and registration information comes in the NSIP Newsletter so be sure to check your inbox for upcoming opportunities to learn, ask questions and network with fellow sheep producers about various topics pertaining to genetic selection and sheep production. Below are links to webinars, videos and tutorials to help learn more about genetic selection, using EBVs and being a member of NSIP.
Spring 2021 Genomics Webinars:
A New Age in Sheep Breeding
February 16, 2021 7 pm EST
Rusty Burgett, NSIP Director Watch the recorded presentation here.
What are Genomic-Enhanced Estimated Breeding Values?
March 2, 2021 7 pm EST
Dr. Ron Lewis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Watch the recorded presentation here.
How do Genomic-Enhanced Estimated Breeding Values Impact Selection?
March 16, 2021 7 pm EST
Dr. Scott Greiner, Virginia Tech Watch the recorded presentation here.
The Genomic Sample Collection and Data Submission Process
March 23, 2021 7 pm EST
Lynn Fahrmeier and Tom Hodgman Watch the recorded presentation here.
Open Discussion Forum on DNA Sample Collection
March 30, 2021
Lynn Fahrmeier and Tom Hodgeman. Watch the recorded presentation here.
Recorded NSIP Webinars
Pedigree Master Tutorials
Additional Webinars & Educational Seminars
Profitable Genetic Selection Webinar (Dec. 17, 2013)
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NSIP Workshop by Sam Gill (September, 2012)