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UPCOMING EVENTS – MARCH 2016 to NOVEMBER 2016

2016.03.16

CAHE Qingdao, China May 16-20, 2016 World Pork Expo Des Moines, IA June 8-10, 2016 NPIC Wisconsin Dells, WI July 10-23, 2016 SPACE Rennes, France September 13-16, 2016 Leman Conference St. Paul, MN September 19- 22, 2016 Sommet De L’Élevage Clermont-Ferrand, France October 5-7, 2016 Leman China Nanjing, China October 16-18, 2016 Euro Tier Hanover, [+]

Excellent Performance of Naïma x P76 Hogs in Argentina

2016.03.16

Choice Genetics Argentina, with the collaboration of BioFarma, an Argentinean feed company, has participated in a test with Naïma x P76 hogs to measure the growth curve and feed intake of the animals. Twenty-four Naïma sows were inseminated in 2014 and 176 piglets have been placed in the new experimental Biofarma facility, in groups of [+]

ANNUAL GENETIC REVIEW HELD IN WEST DES MOINES – USA

2016.03.16

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 [+]

Welcome New Employees

2016.03.16

CHOICE GENETICS USA Dr. Gonzalo Martinez Choice Genetics USA is proud to welcome Dr. Gonzalo Martinez to the Choice  Genetics USA R&D  team. Dr. Martinez earned his PhD from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln,  and has extensive experience in livestock improvement. He is based in the West Des Moines office with his primary responsibility being the Choice Genetics Genetic Evaluation [+]

Choice Genetics Launches Choice Genetics China

2016.03.16

September 21, 2015 On September 5th 2015, Choice Genetics officially launched its new subsidiary in the PRC: Choice Genetics China. In Nanjing, more than 300 people attended the opening ceremony, which was followed by a one-day congress: “First Forum of Swine Breeding in China”. Choice Genetics China will be based in Hexian County (Ma AnShan [+]