News > Choice Genetics USA Hires Chelsea Scheidler as Staff Veterinarian

chelsea-webWest Des Moines, Iowa – 2015 – Chelsea Scheidler, DVM has joined the Choice Genetics team as Staff Veterinarian. Chelsea recently graduated from Purdue University and has done several internships with Ag Production and Swine Veterinary Services. Chelsea will be based out of West Des Moines and focus on the health of the company including nucleus, multiplication and boar studs.

“I’m excited to be joining the Choice Genetics team, a place where I can combine my passion for herd health medicine with the company’s innovative technologies,” states Scheidler.  

About Choice Genetics

Choice Genetics is a global pig genetics company and part of Groupe Grimaud, the second largest multi-species animal company in the world. Today, Choice Genetics has subsidiaries in France, Germany, Poland, USA, Canada, Brazil, Vietnam and China and its breeding stock is marketed in more than 25 countries. Amongst the frontline products are the CG32 and NAÏMA parent gilts and the EBX and P88 terminal sires. Choice Genetics employs value-driven innovations that emphasize unique phenotypic traits, increasing the accuracy of the breeding values. Once such innovation is the adoption of the Computed Tomography (CT) scanner that is utilized to maximize genetic improvement in carcass composition and feed efficiency.