GENESEEK SNP-DNA Testing
* DNA Myostatin tests
are mandatory for all animals in
registry or recordation.
SNP-DNA Permanent Record Test will be mandatory
effective Jan 1, 2014 for all new animal registrations / recordations.
NAPA Member Rate Fees
$18./animal to test for both SNP-DNA Permanent
Record & Myostatin - if ordered at the same time.
$15/animal for just DNA
Myostatin, if done seperately
from the Permanent Record (parentage) DNA test.
$12/animal for just SNP-DNA Permanent
It is highly recommended to request
BOTH tests for the one time total fee of $18. per animal.
DNA Test fees are payable
to GENESEEK and must accompany the samples.
For DNA Testing
1) Order your Blood Cards or Hair Cards from GENESEEK.
2) Use the Micro Cattle Cards to collect a small drop
of blood from the test animal (by pricking the ear and
wiping the card over to collect the blood) or the Hair Cards for pulled hair samples. DNA
Sample Collection Instructions using
the Micro Cattle cards (opens as a webpage)
3) Complete Sample
Submission Forms and Submit samples to GENESEEK using this
4 ) Mail the samples - together with the appropriate fees payable to
Contact Vicki Johnson at 306-329-8600 or email NAPA with
2013- all DNA testing for the North American Piedmontese
Association (NAPA) will be conducted by:
4665 Innovation Drive, Suite 120
Lincoln, NE 68521