2 edition of Evaluating and using performance records of boars at central testing stations found in the catalog.
Evaluating and using performance records of boars at central testing stations
1977 by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service in [Washington] .
Written in English
|Series||ARS -- NE-82, ARS (Series) (United States. Agricultural Research Service) -- NE-82.|
|Contributions||United States. Agricultural Research Service|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||15 p. :|
|Number of Pages||15|
Ready-to-use materials such as reproducible forms, large-print instructions (complete with photos) to post at testing stations, and large versions of performance charts make the testing process more effective, and an expanded chapter on improving test scores includes illustrated instructions for exercises that can be prescribed to seniors to /5(16). Every state government in the United States has begun to measure student achievement, aggregate the results, and rate the performance of public elementary and secondary schools.1 A growing number of states further use test-based rankings to allocate rewards, assistance, and sanctions to schools.2 Not surprisingly, there is considerable interest in the impact of such .
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Materials and Methods Tesr Station Survey. A survey of 32 central swine testing station managers was conducted to ascertain data structures. Most, if not all, central swine testing stations in the United States currently rank boars using either an undeviated individual per- formance value or the performance value deviated from the test group mean.
Evaluations do not compare boars across stations, years or seasons. The main purpose of this study. Testing of sibs is used at some central test stations where two or three full- or half-sib barrows may enter the test at the same time as the boar. The barrows are grown to slaughter weight and then carcass information is collected on them and used to estimate breeding values for carcass traits on the remaining related animals in the population.
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