Approved as AI Sire/Donor Dam? Now at Your Fingertips

There is a new and exciting feature on your online pedigree display that will help to alleviate confusion on which animals are qualified as AI sires and Donor Dams. If you have used semen on a sire, purchased embryos or just can’t quite remember if you ran all the necessary DNA testing on your own…

DNA Parentage Results – What if animal doesn’t qualify?

For some breeders the DNA process is similar to waiting for a present to arrive.  The DNA kit is submitted to the lab and from that moment the anticipation starts to build.  Will the animal submitted qualify to the parents? Will it test homo polled? Homo black? Free of genetic defects?  The not knowing, it’s…

Fall 2014 – Late Enrollment Adjustments due 8/15/14

If you  missed the June 15 deadline to enroll your dams in Fall 2014 THE, here’s what happened with your THE inventory. All dams listed on preliminary Fall inventory were enrolled in Option A and invoiced $16.00/each.  ASA mailed out a late enrollment packet on July 11 which included a letter explaining the late enrollment,…

Want to Learn More About H/P/S and Inheritance?

Do you have questions about horned/polled/scurred genes and inheritance? Join in on the discussion by visiting the ASA Science Forum today. Horned/polled/scurred: an example of complete dominance, epistasis, and a sex-influenced trait Follow the link above, once on the landing page, select DNA Testing. Then select the topic you wish to view.