Funding for this research was provided by:
Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (CONT-62639-ENDRP-AGR, CONT-57639-ENDRP-LIC, CONT-62639-ENDRP-AGR, CONT-62639-ENDRP-AGR, CONT-57639-ENDRP-LIC, CONT-57639-ENDRP-LIC, CONT-62639-ENDRP-AGR)
Received: 21 February 2021
Accepted: 31 May 2021
First Online: 17 June 2021
: All experiments were conducted in strict accordance with the rules and guidelines outlined in the New Zealand Animal Welfare Act 1999, with approvals from New Zealand’s Environmental Protection Authority (GMD100279) and the Ruakura Animal Ethics Committee (14236).
: Not applicable.
: CH and ML are employees of Livestock Improvement Corporation, a commercial provider of bovine germplasm. The remaining authors declare that they have no competing interests.