DNA samples can be provided for Angus HeiferSELECT testing as either tail hair, or tissue using the Allflex Tissue Sampling Unit (TSU) technology. All samples must be provided in the appropriate DNA sample collector kits.
DNA sample collector kits are available from Angus Australia (tail hair only), Zoetis (TSU and tail hair) and Neogen (TSU only).
A fact sheet containing further instructions for collecting DNA samples is available from the Angus Australia website.
Angus Australia acknowledges the funds provided by the Australian Government through the Meat & Livestock Australia Donor Company (MDC).
This resource was created as a result of a collaboration between Angus Australia and Meat & Livestock Australia Donor Company (MDC) (Project P.PSH.1063).