Northern Beef Genomic Solutions

DNA tests for tropical beef breeds – Genomic testing is revolutionizing cattle breeding in Australia, particularly in the northern regions where climatic and environmental conditions can be challenging.

At Neogen Australasia, we are committed to providing the latest and most reliable genomic testing solutions for tropical cattle breeds in Australia and New Zealand. Our range of products is designed to help you achieve your breeding goals, identify economically relevant traits and select animals with the best genetic potential for those traits, to can improve herd profitability and performance.

GGP 50K Genomic Test

GGP TropBeef 50K

The GGP TropBeef 50K genomic profile consists of over 50,000 SNPs optimally selected for indicus-influenced breeds including Brahman, Droughtmaster, Santa Gertrudis and Tropical Composites.

SeekSire Parentage Test

SeekSire™ Cattle Parentage

The SeekSire™ Cattle Parentage test utilises a 500 SNP panel to determine the parentage of calves. This test is ideal for commercial and stud operations for all beef breeds.

Supported Breeds: Commercial and stud operations for all beef breeds.

Cattle Add-on DNA Test

Breed Specific Genomic Bundles

Neogen Australasia and your breed society have worked together to create bundles that include genomic profiles, parentage and genetic conditions that are relevant to your breed.

Cattle Add-on DNA Test

Bovine Horn Poll

Bovine Horn/Poll testing is a standalone test or can be ordered alongside our other beef cattle genomic tests.
Supported Breeds: All beef breeds

Cattle Add-on DNA Test

Genetic Conditions

Genetic condition testing is offered for the major beef breeds. Some of the most common tests are:

  • Coat Colour (black/red)
  • Tenderness
  • Myostatin
  • Breed specific recessive genetic conditions (speak to your local Neogen territory manager)

Supported Breeds: All major beef breeds