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


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 [+]

Brand Value: Sakamoto Farms 50th Anniversary


If you think about it, a brand is really a promise. Brands, and the products offered underneath the brand, are developed to convey certain standards of quality, of processes used, or even reasons behind the company. Sakamoto Farm has adopted and accelerated this marketing principle and Choice Genetics, along with our distributor CF East Japan, [+]

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, [+]

Choice Genetics USA Opens Paramount, A New Paternal Nucleus Farm


Choice Genetics USA (CGUSA) has established a new boar production nucleus farm. The entire facility has been built to the company’s specifications in order to create a unique and technically superior boar development and selection unit. CGUSA maintains the most sophisticated research technologies in the US swine industry. With an investment of over $2.5 million [+]

Choice Genetics Launches Choice Genetics China


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 [+]