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Suzy: a new approach to artificial insemination training

Increase the efficiency of your AI training courses and contribute to the enhancement of animal welfare: “Suzy” is an artificial sow for training AI technicians in a safe and convenient environment, before they start working with real animals.

Minitube USA hosted the inaugural Minitube Tech Days

Minitube USA, Inc., located in Verona, WI, hosted the inaugural Minitube Tech Days for boar stud owners, managers and lab personnel on October 15th & 16th. Attendees were treated to a unique venue with presentations held at the Wisconsin Brewing Company and wet labs held at the new Minitube USA headquarters. 

German porcine AI association paid a call on Minitube

The annual AI meeting is a fixed date for managers and station veterinarians of the most important AI stations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Organizations within the federal porcine and bovine association (BRS) alternate with the invitation. Part of the program was a company visit at Minitube.

Androstar® extenders – superior boar semen protection

Androstar® extenders provide outstanding semen preservation due to an innovative combination of highly effective membrane protecting agents and specialized antioxidants. 

Minitube Canada adds a specialist

Minitube Canada is proud to welcome Blaine Kennedy, DVM, as a Sales and Business Development Representative. 

ICAR announces Dr. Gabriel Bó as recipient of 2020 Simmet Prize for Assisted Reproduction

The International Congress on Animal Reproduction (ICAR) announces that Dr. Gabriel Bó of the Instituto de Reproducción Animal Córdoba (IRAC) in Córdoba, Argentina is the recipient of the 2020 Simmet Prize for Assisted Reproduction.

Bovine Embryo Transfer Course: Register now!

From May 11-14, 2020, Minitube offers a comprehensive course in Bovine Embryo Transfer at the IFN Schönow (close to Berlin, Germany). Register now!

Minitube Ultrasound Scanner

The ultrasound scanner for transabdominal pregnancy detection in sows is a portable, battery operated device. It features two Li-ion rechargeable batteries, which can continuously work for over two hours after full charging. 

Bovine OPU seminar at University of Konya, Turkey

From September 24 to 25, Minitube organized a Bovine OPU seminar in Konya together with its Turkish partner Selfarma. The 2-days course at the Selcuk University blended theoretical and practical training and was attended by 12 veterinarians.

Minitube at AETE 2019 – lively exchange with practitioners

From September 13-14, 2019 the AETE congress took place in Murcia with a record of about 260 participants. Minitube was represented with its own stand and numerous product highlights, such as the MultiCoder (first and only system for direct semi-automatic print on lab items).


Quality signed and sealed: successful ISO 9001:2015 re-certification
Quality signed and sealed: successful ISO 9001:2015 re-certification