Igenity-Essential is a streamlined genomic profile that is an excellent decision making tool for the commercial dairy industry. It provides highly reliable results at a significant value for cost-conscious producers and is powered by a low-density chip with custom content. In addition, it is supported by the Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding (CDCB) to give accurate results.

Why Igenity-Essential?

  • Provides producers an alternative to traditional USDA evaluations
  • Provides the key traits essential for replacement heifer selection
  • Powered by low-density chip with custom content

Breeds supported: Holstein and Jersey.

Submission information: Animal ID and breed are required information for each sample submitted. If parentage is desired, please submit NAAB codes for suggested sires. Turnaround time for this profile is approximately 2 to 3 weeks.

Profile Detail: Igenity-Essential provides 15 key traits important to dairy production.

 

* Traits available for Holstein animals, but may not be available for all breeds.

 

Please check with your local representative for availability of these products within your region.