Artificial Insemination pros, cons and process
Artificial insemination (AI) is a widely used Assisted Reproductive Technology and is especially common in dairy cattle breeding. AI means artificially introducing semen into female cattle with the aim of enabling conception. This Business Bulletin explains the basics of the AI process, its benefits and possible drawbacks. It is based on the Genetics & Breeding training given to AAA members, key findings from the IAEA and the Uganda National Livestock Resources Research Institute.