Pictured: MRG Team- Moozie, Andrea & Dr. Jean van Niekerk (Left to Right)
Dr Jean van Neikerk has over 30 years experience as a veterinary surgeon and specialises in the artificial breeding of small ruminants, and is considered to be an authority and pioneer in the South African small stock embryo industry. As well as his extensive involvement with the international small stock embryo industry. His wife Moozie, is a qualified veterinary nurse, and an excellent embryologist. The couple's daughter Andrea is the stud stock, and centre manager. She has also undergone training as an embryologist and artificial breeding programmer.
Dr. Jean van Niekerk and his team are highly regarded among local and international breeders, veterinary health authorities and colleagues for expertise and integrity. They have been ackknowleged for their success in the collection of Dorper, Damara, Karakul, Merino, S.A Meat Merino and Dohne Merino sheep as well as Angora, Boer, Kalahari Red and White Savannah goat embryos.
Murray River Genetics(MRG) exports to New Zealand, Canada, U.S.A, Brazil, Mexico, China and now the European Union. MRG collects, exports and implants approximately 8,000 embryos annually.
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