US Genetic Evaluations Now Available for Canadian Jerseys

Oct 10, 2013

The following is a message from Holstein Canada regarding American genetic evaluations for Canadian Jerseys.  Thank you to Holstein Canada for making this service available to Jersey Canada members!

Along with providing GenoTest services for Jersey Canada breeders, Holstein Canada has received requests from clients to have US values on Jersey animals.
Working with the American Jersey Cattle Association (AJCA) and Jersey Canada, we have been able to implement a process to provide this service effective October 1st, 2013.

Requests to obtain US values can be made by the owner to Holstein Canada by emailing usgenomicrequests@holstein.ca or by phone to Customer Service at 1-855-756-8300 ext 600 (603 for French).

The following information should be provided

  • Complete registration number (Country Code, Sex and Number eg. CANFXXXXXXX)
  • Complete animal name
  • Complete ownership information including Name, Mailing address, Telephone number, Email address

 

With every proof release following the request AJCA will email the resulting genomic evaluations to the owner.

Holstein Canada will invoice the client $44.00 for females and $390.00 for males plus applicable taxes.

 

Linda Markle
MANAGER, HERDBOOK &GENOTYPING SERVICES
HOLSTEIN CANADA

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