Agri Vehicles Insurance from Greenlands

Author Topic: AI  (Read 455 times)

Faye.Lear

  • Joined Mar 2016
AI
« on: November 19, 2022, 09:01:55 am »
Hello Everyone,

We currently use GENUS for AI who are great, and I normally get my Red Ruby Devon straws from them, however they only have one bull on their system. We are now serving his daughters so i did buy three straws through Cogent who sent them over to GENUS which seemed a really expensive way of doing things.

Have any of you sourced straws from elsewhere?
Did you purchase them from the breeder and then get them to send them to GENUS?
How does it work?
How much did it cost you?

Any help appreciated! Many thanks!

Rosemary

  • Joined Oct 2007
  • Barry, Angus, Scotland
    • The Accidental Smallholder
Re: AI
« Reply #1 on: November 19, 2022, 08:46:43 pm »
Have you tried RBST or our breed society?

Anke

  • Joined Dec 2009
  • St Boswells, Scottish Borders
Re: AI
« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2022, 12:43:28 pm »
Transporting straws from A to B has become really expensive this last year, so you could reduce the costs by choosing several males now for the next few years (all from the same place) and then transport in one go and pay storage fees....


Been hit by it for my goat straws as well...

 

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