Choice Genetics News & Happenings

Choice Genetics June 2017 Newsletter


  THE “QIQO – PRINCIPLE”: QUALITY IN…QUALITY OUT. Some of you might have heard the term “GIGO” standing for “Garbage In – Garbage Out”. It is used by statisticians and geneticists who want to indicate that the quality of a statistical analysis will be unreliable (or “garbage”) if it is based on inaccurate (or “garbage”) [+]

Choice Genetics March 2017 Newsletter


VISION 2020 In hindsight, our vision is always 20/20. But how clear is our company’s vision when it comes to the future? Clarifying that future vision as a team requires some focused work under a well-defined scheme and of course some creative minds. That’s why Groupe Grimaud’s Strategic Committee – headed by Fred Grimaud and [+]

Dr. Chad A. Stahl joins Choice Genetics USA


Choice Genetics USA is pleased to announce that Dr. Chad A. Stahl has joined the team as Director of Innovation and Strategic Value.  Dr. Stahl earned his Ph.D. from the University of Missouri in Meat Science/Muscle Biology and previously worked as the owner of FACTS (Food Animal Consultation & Testing Services).  He will be based [+]

Choice Genetics March 2016 Newsletter


CHOICE GENETICS’ R&D TEAM – LEADING INNOVATION Defining R&D and breeding strategies in order to realize the performance objectives, is a core task of the Choice Genetics R&D team. It is a complex topic which needs a very systematic approach. We take into account the product requirements of all the players of the pork value chain: producer, [+]



The three Choice Genetics R&D departments met in West Des Moines, IA for their annual “Genetic Review”. Teams of geneticists from Choice Genetics France and Choice Genetics USA were present for the event, as was Dr. Fu, representing the new subsidiary: Choice Genetics China. Olivier Demeure, Groupe Grimaud’s Chief Scientific Officer, was also present to [+]