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AI, ET & Import Requirements
All bulls from whom semen is drawn for sale outside the herd of origin must have a negative a-mannosidosis test result on file with the Association before calves can be registered.
For DNA Identification of AI Sires and ET Donor Cows through IGENITY -
Members should request the SIMPT parentage test. They need to write “SIMPT” in bold letters on the sample information form. The cost is $20 per sample. The cost of the Igenity Profile is an additional $40 (hair samples).
For ET Donor Cows –
Members must provide the Association with a Certificate of Recovery for each embryo flush. Members must also provide the Association with a Certificate of Transfer for every embryo transferred. Certificate of Recovery/Embryo Transfer is in your breeder’s guide or available upon request. There is a $50.00 fee for recording each embryo flush.
When a member sells a frozen embryo, the transfer of ownership of the embryo must be recorded with the Association. The Transfer of Ownership form is in the breeder’s guide or available upon request. There is a $20.00 fee to transfer ownership of an embryo.
Registering ET Calves –
Importing Semen or Embryos
AI sires or ET donors registered outside of the United States must be transferred into the AMGA herdbood before calves resulting from either AI or ET can be registered with AMGA. It is the responsibility of the party importing the semen or embryos to transfer the sire or donor dam into the AMGA registry. There is an application for registration of imported animal in your breeder’s guide or available by request. The fee for registration/transfer of an imported animal is $20.00
For More Information consult your Breeder's Guide or contact the Association
AMERICAN MURRAY GREY ASSOCIATION