Artificial Insemination Process (AI Process)
Artificial insemination process (AI process), as the name implies, is a procedure in which, for the purpose of reproduction, sperm is obtained from the male/bulls, processed, deposited and manually inserted into the female reproductive tract at the appropriate time.As semen from genetically superior sires/males are preferably used to artificially inseminate female animals, AI has become one of the most imperative techniques for genetic improvement of farm animals.
Artificial Insemination in cattle in India has become more popular now a days, and also there exist the different methods of artificial insemination in cattle in India which we will discuss now.
And there is also different steps of artificial insemination in cattle , about which we will discuss also.
It is most commonly used in the raising of dairy cattle and buffaloes. AI is the instrument that has the potential for the economic and rapid distribution of elite males over a wide geographical region to a large number of females in a short period of time.
Artificial Insemination process uses a lot of artificial insemination tools , if you want to learn more about these tools than can see here AI Kits used in AI processes.
Advantage of artificial insemination(AI) in animals:-
There is the following benefits of artificial insemination over natural services :-
- Boosts efficiency of bull usage
- Cost Effectiveness
- Checks disease transmission:
- Promotes Breeding Efficiency etc.
Animals Semen collection methods and evaluation process in artificial insemination process
Various methods of collection of semen have been devised from time to time. The older unsatisfactory methods have been gradually replaced by the new modern techniques.There are three common methods of animal’s semen’s collection in artificial insemination process :-
- Use of artificial vagina
- By Electro-stimulation method
- By massaging the ampulae of the ductus differences through rectal wall.
There are some special tools (AI Kit) which are required in these artificial insemination process (AI process), and also the link where you can purchase these items:-
AI GUN(Artificial Insemination Gun):-
Artificial insemination gun (AI Gun)is typically used for animals, especially bovines, in the breeding and reproductive process.
AI Sheaths(Artificial Insemination Sheaths) : -
Semens in Artificial Insemination : -
The semen is inseminated into the female by placing a portion of it either in a collected or diluted form into the cervix or uterus by mechanical methods at the proper time and under most hygienic conditions.