Artificial insemination and embryo transfer L.O. 1) Know how each of these processes work. 2) Describe the advantages and disadvantages of both processes. Starter – Copy out these definitions. Which process does each describe? Artificial insemination Introducing the males sperm to the females egg without the act of mating. Embryo transfer A fertilised egg produced by top female cow are inserted into another cows uterus to develop.
Read p. 3 and 4 of the revision guide and write a paragraph or two about the issues involved in Artificial Insemination (A.I) • Include the following words; Characteristics Heat Storage /store Sheep Transport Oestrus Workload Ejaculate Breeds
To finish – Word splat sheep Artificial insemination Ejaculate cow Embryo Egg characteristics oestrus