Texas A&M AgriLife is now offering fecal egg count testing to help sheep and goat breeders quantify natural resistance to internal parasites. Testing is most useful when the data is used to develop EBVs through the National Sheep Improvement Program (NSIP).
The price is $5 per sample. Results will be returned within 7 business days of arrival.
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Several other ACSRPC members with laboratories are offering affordable fecal egg testing for the purpose of genetic evaluation or fecal egg count reduction. Click here to learn more.