MiniBSP – Fully automatic boar semen production

The MiniBSP is a reliable and efficient packaging machine for boar semen that can be used as a stand-alone device or in combination with lab management software.

At A.R.C. Slovakia: AndroVision in use for wild animal reproduction

Minitube's AndroVision® CASA system has recently been installed in Slovakia to support projects in the reproduction of wild animals.


CaniPlus – high conservation performance of canine semen

Optimize the preservation of canine semen by using CaniPlus extenders. The next generation of canine extenders from Minitube is 100% animal protein free. An additive prevents the need to add egg yolk and protects the sperm cells during chilled storage. It also protects the sperm cells from damage caused by temperature variations during shipping, prevents oxidative stress and neutralizes degrading metabolites negative effects.

AI training model Henryetta

Henryetta - Better quality and more flexibility for your AI training

AI training advances to the next level with the life-like training model cow "Henryetta". This revolutionary concept offers unique training opportunities and provides more flexibility around the timing and location of your AI courses. The number of inseminations performed in life animals during training can be significantly reduced, which improves both cost efficiency and animal welfare.

GMP compliance of Minitube´s extender production facility confirmed

The APVMA (Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority) as accredited agency has recently completed its review of the Minitube manufacturing site for semen extenders. The auditor recognized the GMP compliance of the facility in Tiefenbach, Germany, and all related organisational and administrative structures for the fourth consecutive time since 2012.

Canine AI and TCI Seminar Series at Minitube USA

Minitube USA recently hosted another extremely successful Canine Seminar Series for Veterinarians and Vet Techs. Featured this November were both the Canine AI and TCI programs, which were attended by Veterinarians from across North America. 

Minitube International showed strong presence at EuroTier 2018

As one of the 2,597 exhibitors, Minitube International showed a strong presence at this year's EuroTier which took place from 13-16 November in Hanover. With an impressive attendance of 155,000 visitors from 130 countries, the trade fair proved once again to be the world’s largest and most important meeting place 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 - 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.


Minitube International showed strong presence at EuroTier 2018