NAAB Membership/Services

This page provides links to everything you need to know about establishing membership with The National Association of Animal Breeders (NAAB) and their subsidiary Certified Semen Services (CSS).

NAAB Regular Members
A directory of NAAB members.

NAAB Associate Members
A directory of NAAB Associate members.

NAAB Membership Qualifications
A description of the requirements for membership according to the NAAB Bylaws.

Membership Application
Use this form to apply for NAAB membership.

NAAB Services and Programs
Descriptions of the various services and programs offered by NAAB and CSS.

NAAB Cross Reference Program
The NAAB Cross Reference Program maintains identification information on dairy bulls which have been assigned NAAB codes. Enrolling a bull's code in the NAAB Cross Reference Program makes his NAAB code a useful identification tool throughout the dairy industry.

NAAB Cross Reference Status Codes

NAAB Uniform Coding System for Identifying Semen
Find out how it all works: The NAAB uniform code number was originally developed for use by commercial AI organizations for identification of semen as it is exchanged and sold throughout the industry. See the Database for currently assigned Stud and Breed Codes.

Uniform Coding System Guidelines
Guidelines for NAAB-ICAR Stud Code Assignment/Administration revised April 2014.

NAAB-ICAR Stud Code Application Form
This easy-to-use form allows you submit an application for STUD CODE (AI Center NUMBER) from NAAB for your US or International AI business. Applicants: Please complete the appropriate supplemental information as well. Email/fax/scan completed application and supplemental forms to NAAB. USA Applicants Supplemental Information; International Applicants Supplemental Information See Stud Code for current numbers assigned.

NAAB Marketing Code Application Form
Apply for a NAAB Marketing Code using this form. See NAAB Marketing Code guidelines. See Marketing Code for current numbers assigned.
Links of Interest

ABS Global

Accelerated Genetics

Ag-Link International

Alta Genetics, Inc.

Bovine Elite, Inc.

Champion Genetics

Cooperative Resources International (CRI)

Elgin Breeding Service

Hawkeye Breeders

Hoffman AI Breeders

Interglobe Genetics

JLG Enterprises


Nebraska Bull Service- a susbsidary of Accelerated Genetics

New Generation Genetics

ORIgen, Inc.

Reproduction Enterprises, Inc.

Rocky Mountain Sire Services, Inc.

Select Sires

Sexing Technologies - Genetic Resources International

Taurus Service, Inc.

World-Wide Sires

Revised August 22, 2017

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