PRIMO BROODSTOCK

Here at Primo Broodstock USA LLC, we take our job proudly and seriously. Because our broodstock have produced billions of animals that directly connected us and our clients economically, and emotionally. We cheer for every good harvest, and then we work even harder to ensure that the next year is even better and stronger. That is how Primo maintains genetic advantage.

PRIMO BROODSTOCK USA LLC

DISEASE RESISTANT BROODSTOCK



● SPF shrimp (certified by University of Arizona)

● At least twice more survival in the ponds (data since 2013 from Asia and North America)

● 30%-70% more survival in the challenge trials (data since 2017 from University of Arizona)

● Unique genomic signature (SNP genotype from AquaArray) that is different from any other commercial populations


Disease resistance
Growth rate
Tolerance
Nutrition replacement
Economic benefits
Other features
PRIMO FACILITIES IN THE US

PRIMO FACILITIES IN THE US

PRIMO FACILITIES IN THE U.S

PRIMO BREEDING NUCLEUS
● Biosecured facility

● 100% Recirculation culture system ● Artificial sea water ● 24/7 surveillance and monitoring
PRIMO BROODSTOCK MULTIPLIER

PRIMO BROODSTOCK MULTIPLIER

PRIMO FLORIDA BROODSTOCK GROW-OUT FACILITY

● Strict biosecurity protocol

● Recycling water culture system ● Capable of monitoring multiple traits ● Broodstock shipment overall survival rate above 93%
DATA-DRIVEN BREEDING TECHNOLOGIES
We pittag each broodstock candidate individually. Measurements at different developmental stages are standardized. Based on the feature of the traits, the data are organized in to binarial, proportional, or continuous variables. All information are uploaded into database to create an comprehensive description of each shrimp.
Pedigree tracking
Data feedback
Genomic selection
HISTORY
YEAR 2019
New breeding nucleus operational, the broodstock multiplier expanded to double the capacity

YEAR 2019
Setup for genomic selection

YEAR 2020
Animals transfer to the breeding nucleus

YEAR 2021
Integration of genomic selection complete