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In-Vitro Fertilized (IVF) Bovine Embryos to Enter Canada from the U.S.

Posted October 30, 2014

Under Canadian Customs Issues, International Trade Issues

(CFIA)

Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz announced today that Canadian producers will now have better access to top quality bovine genetics following a new agreement with the United States. The agreement, which allows in-vitro fertilized (IVF) bovine embryos to enter Canada from the U.S., opens up new herd development opportunities for Canadian producers. Previously, only IVF bovine embryos produced within Canada were accessible to producers. Read moreĀ here.