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Board Actions

Date Meeting Location/Method Action Items
May 22, 2017 Bowie, MD
  • CDCB Leadership Changes
  • Data Access
  • Health Traits Genetic Evaluations
  • Feed Efficiency
  • Gestation Length Evaluations
  • Public Relations and Promotion
  • Genomic Nominators Workshop
  • 2017 CDCB Industry Meeting
  • December 15, 2016 Rosemont, IL
  • 2017 Budget
  • Priorities for 2017
  • Net merit review
  • CDCB working groups
  • Genomic nominators quality certification
  • May 16, 2016 Rosemont, IL
  • 2015 Audited Financial Report
  • Non-voting, advisory member resigned
  • Working group structure
  • Data access policy
  • Cow livability
  • Breed Base Representation (BBR)
  • AGIL/DFRC/ARS stakeholders listening session
  • February 18, 2016 Bowie, MD
  • Board composition
  • Data Acquisition Fee Proposal
  • Non-voting, advisory Board members
  • Breed Base Representation
  • November 12, 2015 New Orleans, LA
  • Material License Agreements
  • Data Acquisition Fee Proposal
  • Cooperation with Switzerland
  • Board representation terms
  • Weekly Preliminary Genomic Reliabilities and Inbreeding
  • Genomic nominators and genomic laboratory provisional certification
  • Guernsey genomic evaluations
  • Breed Base Representation
  • October 12, 2015 Different meetings
  • Changes in the CDCB Board composition
  • CDCB new staff members
  • Strategic business model
  • September 2015 Interbull GMACE test run
  • 2015 CDC Industry Meeting
  • April 30, 2015 Rosemont, IL
  • RFP for the administration of the CDCB Quality Certification Program
  • CDCB strategic business model
  • QC for calving ease, stillbirth and reproductive data
  • 2015 CDCB Industry Meeting
  • February 4, 2015 Orlando, FL
  • New board composition
  • Budget 2015 approved
  • CDCB fee schedule revised
  • April 2015 run: calving traits and sire conception rate available for all bulls
  • CDCB sponsors Interbull/JAM Symposium
  • November 14, 2014 Nashville, TN
  • Material License Agreements final version approved
  • CDCB takes over data flow expenses
  • CDCB takes over Interbull service fees
  • New staff positions at CDCB
  • CDCB discussion forums
  • Genomic nominator reviews
  • August 26, 2014 Linthicum, MD
  • Web app to verify calf identity
  • Predicted genomic inbreeding
  • Weekly genomic evaluations
  • CDCB’s commitment to research
  • Educational materials for December 2014 evaluations
  • July 8, 2014 Tele-conference
  • Identification verification SNP web query
  • Brown Swiss Cattle Breeder’s Association requests
  • March 18, 2014 Tempe, Arizona
  • Financial Report
  • CY 2014 CDCB Budget
  • MLA Update
  • Genetic Base Change
  • Non-Voting Advisory Board seats
  • Recording Secretary
  • New Board Members seated
  • February 11, 2014 Tele-conference
  • Fee Schedule
  • GMACE Update
  • Research Advisory Working Group
  • Historic/Predictor Bulls
  • American Dairy Goat Association (ADGA) Proposal for Genetic Evaluations
  • Material License Agreement (MLA)
  • Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding, Chief Executive Officer Search Committee update