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FROM THE OFFICE / VANAF ONS KANTOOR

The Society will be sending bulls to Growsafe in Lindley for feed tests. The test will start on 22 June 2022.

 

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From the office / VANAF ONS KANTOOR

  • The Society will be sending bulls to Growsafe in Lindley for feed tests. The test will start on 22 June 2022. Please send an email to office@wagyu.org.za or contact Elandri on +27 72 435 8229 for more information.
  • Send your DNA request forms together with your birth notification forms via email to the office (office@wagyu.org.za). DNA samples cannot be sent to the requested laboratory without the required signed forms. Complete you registration form with the RFID of the calf.
  • The CWB office has started contacting breeders on their expected audit dates. An information session will be held for all producers to be audited in the next month. Please contact the office at tumisang@wagyu.org.za with any audit queries or to schedule a farm visit.
  • Courier all DNA samples to 5 Reitz Park, 78 President Reitz str, Westdene, Bloemfontein, 9301. Remember to use the reference ‘WAGYU’ and include the office mobile number +27 61 408 4123
  • The office has been receiving a few TSU samples that are not viable for DNA extraction. Please ensure that the vials are properly sealed and contain a tissue sample and preservation liquid when sending the sample to the office.
  • Please ensure that there is a sufficient hair sample in the envelope or hair card and that the follicles are present. See how to take DNA samples here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqDQh_-HDW0.