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Minitube International showed strong presence at EuroTier 2018

Acting as one of the 2,597 exhibitors, Minitube International showed strong presence at this year's EuroTier taking place in Hanover from 13-16 November. With an impressive attendance of 155,000 visitors from 130 countries, the trade fair proved again to be the biggest and most important meeting point for livestock farmers and breeders worldwide. 

Minitube International course on Bovine Embryo Transfer

From October 22 to 25, nine participants from around the world met at the IFN Schönow, Germany, going through all aspects of bovine embryo transfer. Every participant not only learned about the theory but also performed the steps of the superovulation procedure, handling of embryos, cryopreservation, thawing and transfer of embryos in slaughterhouse material and live animals.

EMBRACRIO

EMBRACRIO - Scientific suitability and applied technical discussions

On October 20 and 21, 2018, the 3rd edition of EMBRACRIO (Minitube Meeting on Biotechnology of Reproduction Applied to the Crioula Breed) took place in Porto Alegre, RS. As in the previous edition, it took place in the FAPA campus of UniRitter, partner once again in the organization of the meeting.

Workshop Minitube:  Dr Paul Loomis - Advanced Topics in Stallion Semen Freezing

Workshop Minitube: Dr Paul Loomis - Advanced Topics in Stallion Semen Freezing

On October 22, 2018, the workshop "Advanced topics in stallion semen freezing" was held at the headquarters of Minitub do Brasil Ltda. in Porto Alegre, RS. It was the opportunity for a diverse group of veterinarians from different States, working with different breeds, breeding centers owners, and professors to enjoy the knowledge accumulated by Dr. Paul Loomis in over 30 years doing commercial semen freezing.

Transferred knowledge: Minitube Equine Embryo Transfer Course

From October 17 to 19, eight participants from around the world shared three informative days at the Veterinary Competence Centre Karthaus, Germany, to gain not only theoretical knowledge but also to apply practical techniques relating to equine embryo transfer.

Minitube acquires MOFA GLOBAL assets

Minitube acquires MOFA GLOBAL assets

Minitube USA and Cooperative Resources International (CRI) have signed on September 20, 2018 the acquisition of the primary assets of MOFA GLOBAL in Wisconsin, USA, as well as in Mexico and Canada. The Minitube subsidiary Mexitube Alemania will take over the MOFA GLOBAL business in Querétaro, Mexico; in Canada the newly formed Minitube Canada in Ingersoll, Ontario will continue the Canadian MOFA GLOBAL business.

AMVEC 2018

Record assistance at Mexican AMVEC congress

The Mexican veterinarians specialised in swine held their yearly congress AMVEC from 17th to 20th of July, in the beautiful city of Merida, Yucatán state. The assistance broke a record with 1780 participants. Mexitube Alemania, a subsidiary of Minitube International, presented at the congress Minitube products and services for assisted reproduction in swine. 

Equine Embryo Transfer Course

Equine Embryo Transfer Course - Register now!

From October 17-19, 2018, Minitube offers a comprehensive course in Equine Embryo Transfer at the Veterinary Competence Centre Karthaus (close to Duesseldorf, Germany). Register now!

Minitube at the World Pork Expo

Minitube at the World Pork Expo

World Pork Expo celebrated its 30th year this past week with over 20,000 pork professionals from around the world. This yearly event, gives attendees the opportunity to speak with experts in all aspects of the pig industry including reproduction, health, production, genetic research, and disease.

VII Minitube Symposium about Swine Reproduction

VII Minitube Symposium about Swine Reproduction

On May 22, Minitube held its VII Swine Reproduction Satellite Symposium, an integral event of XI SINSUI. The event took place in Porto Alegre/RS/Brazil with the participation of approximately 650 people from different countries.