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The CDCB database is currently locked. Any submissions made will be processed automatically as soon as the database is unlocked. CDCB Genetic Evaluation Schedule

Genetic Evaluation Schedule


2017||2018
 
 



2018 Genetic Evaluation Schedule
Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Official evaluations X X X
Interim summaries X X X
Genomic evaluations X X X X X X X X X X X X

 
January 2018 genomic evaluations
 
Dec. 18, 2017
  • Genotype data due
Dec. 22, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Jan. 2, 2018
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
January 2018 interim summaries for progeny-test bulls
 
Jan. 5, 2018
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), and AI-update (format 395) data due at CDCB [midnight EDT]
Jan. 9, 2018
  • Evaluation release [target date: format 38 XML and Excel (.xls) data files available for downloading]
 
February 2018 genomic evaluations
 
Jan. 22, 2018
  • Genotype data due
Jan. 26, 2018
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Feb. 6, 2018
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
March 2018 genomic evaluations
 
Feb. 19, 2018
  • Genotype data due
Feb. 23, 2018
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Mar. 6, 2018
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
April 2018 official evaluations
 
Feb. 23, 2018
  • Calving ease data (format CES) [midnight EDT]
Mar. 2, 2018
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), reproductive-event (format 5), health (format 6), bull-owner (format 2), herd-owner (format 2), Recessive codes (format REC), and AI-update (format 395) data due at CDCB [midnight EDT]
  • Type data (format 7) for breeds other than Holstein due at CDCB
Mar. 13, 2018
  • Bull evaluations sent to Interbull
  • Type evaluations for breeds other than Holstein available for downloading to respective breed associations
Mar. 30, 2018
  • CDCB official evaluation files (formats 38 and 105) and herd-owner ID file (format 2) available for downloading [target: 1 pm EDT]
Apr. 3, 2018
  • Evaluation release [password: 7 am EDT; web queries: shortly after password release]
Apr. 5, 2018
  • Active AI, foreign, and sorted lists and updated bull status codes posted [target: 1 pm EDT]
 
April 2018 genomic evaluations
 
Mar. 12, 2018
  • Genotype data due
Mar. 16, 2018
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Apr. 3, 2018
  • Evaluation release (7:00am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
May 2018 genomic evaluations
 
Apr. 16, 2018
  • Genotype data due
Apr. 20, 2018
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
May 1, 2018
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
May 2018 interim summaries for progeny-test bulls
 
May 11, 2018
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), and AI-update (format 395) data due at CDCB [midnight EDT]
May 15, 2018
  • Evaluation release [target date: format 38 XML and Excel (.xls) data files available for downloading]
 
June 2018 genomic evaluations
 
May 21, 2018
  • Genotype data due
May 25, 2018
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
June 5, 2018
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
July 2018 genomic evaluations
 
June 18, 2018
  • Genotype data due
June 22, 2018
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
July 3, 2018
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
August 2018 official evaluations
 
June 29, 2018
  • Calving ease data (format CES) [midnight EDT]
July 6, 2018
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), reproductive-event (format 5), health (format 6), bull-owner (format 2), herd-owner (format 2), Recessive codes (format REC), and AI-update (format 395) data due [midnight EDT]
  • Type data (format 7) for breeds other than Holstein due
July 17, 2018
  • Bull evaluations sent to Interbull
  • Type evaluations for breeds other than Holstein available for downloading to respective breed associations
Aug. 3, 2018
  • CDCB official evaluation files (formats 38 and 105) and herd-owner ID file (format 2) available for downloading [target: 1 pm EDT]
Aug. 7, 2018
  • Evaluation release [password: 7 am EDT; web queries: shortly after password release]
Aug. 9, 2018
  • Active AI, foreign, and sorted lists and updated bull status codes posted [target: 1 pm EDT]
 
August 2018 genomic evaluations
 
July 16, 2018
  • Genotype data due
July 20, 2018
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Aug. 7, 2018
  • Evaluation release (7:00am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
September 2018 genomic evaluations
 
Aug. 20, 2018
  • Genotype data due
Aug. 24, 2018
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Sept. 4, 2018
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
September 2018 interim summaries for progeny-test bulls
 
Sept. 7, 2018
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), and AI-update (format 395) data due [midnight EDT]
Sept. 11, 2018
  • Evaluation release [target date: format 38 XML and Excel (.xls) data files available for downloading]
 
October 2018 genomic evaluations
 
Sept. 17, 2018
  • Genotype data due
Sept. 21, 2018
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Oct. 2, 2018
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
November 2018 genomic evaluations
 
Oct. 22, 2018
  • Genotype data due
Oct. 26, 2018
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Nov. 6, 2018
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
December 2018 official evaluations
 
Oct. 26, 2018
  • Calving ease data (format CES) [midnight EDT]
Nov. 2, 2018
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), reproductive-event (format 5), health (format 6), bull-owner (format 2), herd-owner (format 2), Recessive codes (format REC), and AI-update (format 395) data due [midnight EDT]
  • Type data (format 7) for breeds other than Holstein due
Nov. 13, 2018
  • Bull evaluations sent to Interbull
  • Type evaluations for breeds other than Holstein available for downloading to respective breed associations
Nov. 30, 2018
  • CDCB official evaluation files (formats 38 and 105) and herd-owner ID file (format 2) available for downloading [target: 1 pm EDT]
Dec. 4, 2018
  • Evaluation release [password: 7 am EDT; web queries: shortly after password release]
Dec. 6, 2018
  • Active AI, foreign, and sorted lists and updated bull status codes posted [target: 1 pm EDT]
 
December 2018 genomic evaluations
 
Nov. 12, 2018
  • Genotype data due
Nov. 16, 2018
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Dec. 4, 2018
  • Evaluation release (7:00am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]





Please note that target denotes an estimated time or date and not a firm commitment to having the information available.
2017 Genetic Evaluation Schedule
Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Official evaluations X X X
Interim summaries X X X
Genomic evaluations X X X X X X X X X X X X

 
January 2017 genomic evaluations
 
Dec. 19, 2016
  • Genotype data due
Dec. 23, 2016
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Jan. 3, 2017
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
January 2017 interim summaries for progeny-test bulls
 
Jan. 6, 2017
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), and AI-update (format 395) data due at CDCB [midnight EDT]
Jan. 10, 2017
  • Evaluation release [target date: format 38 XML and Excel (.xls) data files available for downloading]
 
February 2017 genomic evaluations
 
Jan. 23, 2017
  • Genotype data due
Jan. 27, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Feb. 7, 2017
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
March 2017 genomic evaluations
 
Feb. 20, 2017
  • Genotype data due
Feb. 24, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Mar. 7, 2017
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
April 2017 official evaluations
 
Feb. 24, 2017
  • Calving ease data (format CES) [midnight EDT]
Mar. 3, 2017
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), reproductive-event (format 5), bull-owner (format 2), herd-owner (format 2), and AI-update (format 395) data due at CDCB [midnight EDT]
  • Type data (format 7) for breeds other than Holstein due at CDCB
Mar. 14, 2017
  • Bull evaluations sent to Interbull
  • Type evaluations for breeds other than Holstein available for downloading to respective breed associations
Mar. 31, 2017
  • CDCB official evaluation files (formats 38 and 105) and herd-owner ID file (format 2) available for downloading [target: 1 pm EDT]
Apr. 4, 2017
  • Evaluation release [password: 7 am EDT; web queries: shortly after password release]
Apr. 6, 2017
  • Active AI, foreign, and sorted lists and updated bull status codes posted [target: 1 pm EDT]
 
April 2017 genomic evaluations
 
Mar. 13, 2017
  • Genotype data due
Mar. 17, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Apr. 4, 2017
  • Evaluation release (7:00am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
May 2017 genomic evaluations
 
Apr. 17, 2017
  • Genotype data due
Apr. 21, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
May 2, 2017
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
May 2017 interim summaries for progeny-test bulls
 
May 5, 2017
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), and AI-update (format 395) data due at CDCB [midnight EDT]
May 9, 2017
  • Evaluation release [target date: format 38 XML and Excel (.xls) data files available for downloading]
 
June 2017 genomic evaluations
 
May 22, 2017
  • Genotype data due
May 26, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
June 6, 2017
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
July 2017 genomic evaluations
 
June 19, 2017
  • Genotype data due
June 23, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
July 4, 2017
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
August 2017 official evaluations
 
June 30, 2017
  • Calving ease data (format CES) [midnight EDT]
July 7, 2017
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), reproductive-event (format 5), bull-owner (format 2), herd-owner (format 2), and AI-update (format 395) data due [midnight EDT]
  • Type data (format 7) for breeds other than Holstein due
July 18, 2017
  • Bull evaluations sent to Interbull
  • Type evaluations for breeds other than Holstein available for downloading to respective breed associations
Aug. 4, 2017
  • CDCB official evaluation files (formats 38 and 105) and herd-owner ID file (format 2) available for downloading [target: 1 pm EDT]
Aug. 8, 2017
  • Evaluation release [password: 7 am EDT; web queries: shortly after password release]
Aug. 10, 2017
  • Active AI, foreign, and sorted lists and updated bull status codes posted [target: 1 pm EDT]
 
August 2017 genomic evaluations
 
July 17, 2017
  • Genotype data due
July 21, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Aug. 8, 2017
  • Evaluation release (7:00am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
September 2017 genomic evaluations
 
Aug. 21, 2017
  • Genotype data due
Aug. 25, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Sep. 5, 2017
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
September 2017 interim summaries for progeny-test bulls
 
Sep. 8, 2017
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), and AI-update (format 395) data due [midnight EDT]
Sep. 12, 2017
  • Evaluation release [target date: format 38 XML and Excel (.xls) data files available for downloading]
 
October 2017 genomic evaluations
 
Sep. 18, 2017
  • Genotype data due
Sep. 22, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Oct. 3, 2017
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
November 2017 genomic evaluations
 
Oct. 23, 2017
  • Genotype data due
Oct. 27, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Nov. 7, 2017
  • Evaluation release (8:30am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]
 
December 2017 official evaluations
 
Oct. 27, 2017
  • Calving ease data (format CES) [midnight EDT]
Nov. 3, 2017
  • Pedigree (format 1), lactation (formats 4 and 14), reproductive-event (format 5), bull-owner (format 2), herd-owner (format 2), and AI-update (format 395) data due [midnight EDT]
  • Type data (format 7) for breeds other than Holstein due
Nov. 14, 2017
  • Bull evaluations sent to Interbull
  • Type evaluations for breeds other than Holstein available for downloading to respective breed associations
Dec. 1, 2017
  • CDCB official evaluation files (formats 38 and 105) and herd-owner ID file (format 2) available for downloading [target: 1 pm EDT]
Dec. 5, 2017
  • Evaluation release [password: 7 am EDT; web queries: shortly after password release]
Dec. 7, 2017
  • Active AI, foreign, and sorted lists and updated bull status codes posted [target: 1 pm EDT]
 
December 2017 genomic evaluations
 
Nov. 13, 2017
  • Genotype data due
Nov. 17, 2017
  • Corrections to genotypes previously submitted due
Dec. 5, 2017
  • Evaluation release (7:00am ET) [XML and Excel files distributed]




Please note that target denotes an estimated time or date and not a firm commitment to having the information available.






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