The continued development of artificial insemination technology in alpacas




New and Emerging Animal Industries

Research Organisation

The University of Sydney

Objective Summary

To further develop and establish technology for collection processing and preservation of alpaca semen. To further develop and establish the technology for insemination of alpaca semen. To demonstrate the feasibility and logistics of an artificial insemination (AI) service to alpaca producers in Australia including the possible use of imported semen.

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Project Start Date

Wednesday, June 1, 2005

Project Completion Date

Sunday, July 1, 2007

Journal Articles From Project

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National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

Advanced Technology

National Priority

NAP-Provide new and developing animal industries with regular and up-to-date market assessments


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Continued Development of Artificial Insemination Technology in Alpacas