Today, on April 21, 2021, the head breeding enterprise " Elite "was visited by a delegation from the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Republic of Sakha Mikhail Nikiforov, Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Sakha Nikolai Afanasyev, Head of the Department of Veterinary Medicine of the Republic of Sakha Peter Petrov and First Deputy General Director of JSC FAPK" Tuimaada " Alexey Gulyaev, accompanied by Deputy Head of the Veterinary Department of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Tatarstan Gabdulkhak Motygullin.
The purpose of the visit is to get acquainted with the work of our company and exchange professional experience. The delegations demonstrated a brood of breeding bulls. The brood was represented by bright producers of a bull herd of black-and-white Holstein breed of foreign selection with a high genomic rating. We visited the laboratories of breeding control of milk quality, packaging, and freezing of seeds, got acquainted with the structure, work, and types of research carried out in the laboratories.
On December 17, on the territory of JSC SPP "Elita", a final roundtable meeting was held on the results of the work of dairy breeding farms for 11 months of 2021 and discussed the upcoming tasks for 2022.
In the summer of 2020, scientists from the University of California at Davis made a number of attempts to change the gene code of the future offspring of cows. In August, a bull with an altered gene was born for the first time.