Genesus and Best Genetics Sign Agreement

by 5m Editor
15 February 2012, at 8:01am

CANADA & CHINA - Best Genetics, a Chinese swine genetic company and Genesus, one of the top swine breeding companies in the world, signed a cooperation agreement on 9 February 2012 at the 5th Canada-China Business Forum.

This agreement stipulates the purchase of top pedigree pigs and Genesus will provide continued genetic program support. With this cooperation, China will have lean meat, safe, high quality pork at an affordable price.

Under the witness of Canadian Prime Minister Mr. Stephen Harper, Canada Agriculture Minister Mr. Gerry Ritz and Deputy Secretary of CPC Chifeng Songshan District Committee and District Governor Mr. Xia, Guohua, the contract was signed by Mr. Mike Van Schepdael, shareholder and Vice President of Genesus, and Ms. Monita Mo, Chairwoman of Best Genetics.

Best Genetics has adopted western barn facilities and management processes, employs the best genetics from the world with the objective of becoming the best genetic company in China.

Genesus has the largest registered purebred herd in the world, with many Genesus herds producing up to 30 pigs per sow per year. Best Genetics is founded by Monita Mo. Her dream is to create a genetic swine company in China that produces the leanest meat, safe pork at a reasonable price. To be successful, Best Genetics needs three things: 1 – scientific facility that can provide excellent bio-security, Best Genetics adopts Airworks from the US, 2 – the best genetics of the world that can produce the best pork, Best Genetics have Genesus’s pigs and their continued support in the genetic improvement and 3 – a professional team, the professional team from Canada will operate the farms using international operational procedure. The ongoing Technical Support Agreement between the Genesus and Best Genetics will allow Best Genetics to efficiently produce pork to supply the largest market in the world, China.