The AWA Board has approved a delay to the implementation of charging of Late Fees for all Herdbook registered animals to 1st July 2018. This will allow members with any unregistered animals adequate time to get them registered. This will also allow for the utilisation of SNP-based testing for Parent Discovery in unsupervised/recorded matings and the use of the reduced pricing of the Crossbred Wagyu Test to register animals.
The release of new DNA testing services and pricing through the AWA/GeneSeek agreement has sparked widespread interest in:
Parent Verification using 21 Microsatellite (MiP) markers is still available to members.