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Let's Talk Equine Webinar - How does DNA testing support Equine Breeders?


‘Let’s Talk Equine’ returns after a short break. Equine breeders can learn more about how DNA testing can support them by joining the Teagasc ‘Let’s Talk Equine’ webinar at 8.30pm on Tuesday 5th October. Register here in advance

Romy Morrin-O’Donnell of Weatherbys Scientific will join Wendy Conlon, Teagasc equine specialist to discuss the topic of DNA testing as relevant to parentage testing; risk for hereditary diseases; coat colour genetics and more.

Questions can be submitted live using the zoom ‘Q and A’ facility or in advance to wendy.conlon@teagasc.ie.

Romy Morrin-O’Donnell

Romy works as International Sales Director for Weatherbys Scientific laboratory. She brings over thirty years’ experience in laboratory applications of genotyping to the bovine, equine, ovine and canine industries with major emphasis on parentage verification and animal identity. She has a strong interest in the scientific areas of Agri-Genomics, traceability, food security, animal identification, animal welfare and the environment.

It is necessary to register in advance. You can do this by clicking on the Register online button here below. 

Check out Let's Talk Equine where previous episodes of the series can also be accessed.