Commercial surgical embryo transfer in cattle

Commercial surgical embryo transfer in cattle
Peer reviewed


Surgical embryo recovery and transfer techniques have been used commercially in cattle, by the authors, for 5 years. This letter describes the results achieved in the 1977-78 season at Wairaki Station in Southland. The work was done in two 6-week periods during November-December 1977 and March-April 1978. The results demonstrate successful superovulation and embryo collection with repeat donor treatments and operations. The embryo collection rates and pregnancy rates are superior to those achieved by non-surgical methods…

Access to the full text of this article is available:

through another providers website:

If you're a member or subscriber and believe you should have access:



Register for an account

Request new password

The whole of the literary matter of the New Zealand Veterinary Journal is copyright Taylor and Francis, Downloading this article signifies agreement with the terms and conditions of electronic access.