Session 45. Breeding for environmentally important traits (e.g. methane emission, feed efficiency etc.)

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Breeding strategies to reduce methane emission from dairy cattle in 10 years
González-Recio, J. López-Paredes, A.Saborío-Montero, A. López-García, M. Gutiérrez-Rivas, I. Goiri, R. Atxaerandio, E. Ugarte, N. Charfeddine, J.A. Jiménez-Montero and A. García-Rodríguez

Breeding for carbon neutrality, the role of the rumen
S.J. Rowe, T. Bilton, M. Hess, S. Hickey, R. Jordan, C. Smith, H. Henry, L. McNaughton, P. Smith, P. Paraza, G. Noronhe, H. Flay, J. Budel and J.C. McEwan

Building the capacity to reduce enteric methane emissions in Canadian dairy cattle
H.R. Oliveira, F. Malchiodi, S. Shadpour, G. Kistemaker, D. Hailemariam, G. Plastow, F.S. Schenkel, C.F. Baes and F. Miglior

Breeding for feed efficient and low methane-emitting dairy cows is feasible
C.I.V. Manzanilla-Pech, R.B. Stephensen, G.F. Difford, P. Løvendahl and J. Lassen

A novel microbiome-driven breeding strategy for feed intake and mitigation of methane emissions
Roehe,M. Martínez-Álvaro, J. Mattock, Z. Weng, R.J. Dewhurst, M.A. Cleveland and M. Watson

Lactation modelling and effects of crossbreeding on milk production and enteric-methane-emissions
Martínez-Marín,H. Toledo-Alvarado, N. Amalfitano, L. Gallo and G. Bittante

Links between gut microbiome functions and feed efficiency in two divergently selected pig lines
Cazals,O. Zemb, A. Aliakbari, Y. Billon, H. Gilbert and J. Estelle

Genomic predictions for residual feed intake in Italian Simmental
Cesarani,L. Degano, A. Romanzin, D. Vicario, M. Spanghero and N.P.P. Macciotta

Identification of genomic variants for feed efficiency in pigs using whole genome sequencing
Parveen,T. Sweeney and S. Vigors

Genetic correlations between feed efficiency, production and fertility in Nordic Red Dairy cattle
Mehtiö,E. Negussie, E.A. Mäntysaari, G.P. Aamand and M.H. Lidauer

A transgenerational study on the effect of Great Grand Dam birth month on production traits in Itali
N.P.P. Macciotta, L. Degano, D. Vicario, C. Dimauro and A. Cesarani


Genetic parameters for methane emission and its relationship with milk yield and composition
Ghiasi,D. Piwczyński, B. Sitkowska and M. Kolenda

Skeletal muscle miRNA profiling in Charolais steers divergent for feed efficiency potential
Keogh,M. McGee and D.A. Kenny

In silico analyses reveals a deletion in TRIM40 promoter gene: a possible role in feed efficiency
L.L. Verardo, M.A. Machado, J.C.C. Panetto, I. Carolino, N. Carolino and M.V.G.B. Silva

Associating gut microbiome with residual energy intake in dairy cows using extreme gradient boosting
Tapio,P. Mäntysaari and I. Tapio

Genome wide association study of compensatory growth in Irish and Canadian cattle
Carthy,A.K. Kelly, K. Keogh, Y. Mullins, D.A. Kenny, C. Li and S.M. Waters

Selection for growth and the impact on production efficiency indicators in Nellore cattle
J.N.S.G. Cyrillo, S.F.M. Bonilha, R.C. Canesin, R.H.B. Arnandes, L.F. Benfica and M.E.Z. Mercadante

ATP1A1 and NPY gene expression associated with heat stress and residual feed intake in beef cattle
B.V. Pires, N.B. Stafuzza and C.C.P. Paz

Increased reproductive performance and lamb productivity as mitigation options in sheep production
B.A. Åby, S. Samsonstuen and L. Aass

Genetic effect on the feed to muscle gain ratio of growing purebred pigs
Daumas,C. Hassenfratz, M. Monziols and C. Larzul