Business Description

Genus Plc (Genus) is an animal genetics company that breeds and distributes the genes of the world’s best pigs and bulls. It sells them under well-known trademarks: PIC for pigs and ABS for dairy and beef cattle. The company applies quantitative genetics and biotechnology to animal breeding in two sectors, namely, Bovine (Genus ABS) and Porcine (Genus PIC). The company operates through three reportable business segments: Genus PIC, Genus ABS and Genus Research and Development. The company operates research laboratories in Madison, Wisconsin, the US and sells semen, embryos and breeding animals with superior genetics and related products under the trademarks ABS and PIC in over 80 countries. The company operates through five reportable geographic segments: North America, Latin America, The UK, Rest of Europe, Middle East, Russia and Africa, and Asia.

R&D Overview

Genus focuses on advancing animal breeding through applied biotechnology and quantitative genetics. Genus employs non-genetically modified organism technology in the bovine and porcine farming sectors. It conducts bovine product development programs and porcine development programs to offer better solutions related to bovine and porcine business. The company’s bovine product development program focuses on the creation of bulls to meet the requirements of cattle farming customers. Its porcine development program focuses on improvement in genetics in the company’s pure lines of animals, which helps in the creation of boars and gilts to meet the supply of agricultural quantities of pure-bred and cross-bred animals for sales. It carries out pure line development efforts through two nucleus herd facilities in Canada and the US. It has R&D laboratories in Madison, Wisconsin, the US. The company spent GBP62.5 million in FY2021 and GBP65.2 million towards its R&D activities in FY2020.

Business Segments

Overview

Sells bovine worldwide. Genus ABS is one of the leading cattle breeding businesses in the world. Operates wholly-owned bovine businesses in the US, the UK, Canada, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Mexico, Australia, France, Ireland, Italy, Germany, Poland, South Africa, Russia, Ukraine, Uruguay, Colombia, India and China. Sells bull semen and embryos that are delivered by artificial insemination to breed beef and dairy cattle with desirable characteristics for beef production and milk. Also provides in vitro fertilization (IVF) services through its subsidiary, In Vitro Brazil. Has animals in bovine studs in the US, Canada, the UK, Italy, Brazil, Australia and India. Genus ABS produces more than 250 dairy and beef animals of the key commercial breeds in these studs.

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Sells global porcine. Provides genetically superior sows, boars and semen, to raise pigs with desirable characteristics for pork production. Also offers technical support for maximizing genetic potential to commercial pork producers.

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-Involved in porcine and bovine product development, gene editing and other research and development. -Intends to strengthen its proprietary genetics and increase its capability for future growth.

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