History of ABS South Africa
ABS Genetics South Africa (Pty.) Ltd. started trading as a legal entity on July 1, 2007. Genus Investments Ltd., a division of Genus plc (LSE:GNS) is the sole shareholder of ABS South Africa. Genus plc is a British-based, publicly-traded business selling products manufactured using biotechnology to cattle and pig farmers. It is headquartered in Basingstoke, United Kingdom, and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.
Prior to July 1, 2007, ABS was represented in South Africa as a distributor agency.
ABS South Africa is the supplier of bovine genetics (dairy and beef), Valiant udder care range, consumables and offers a genetic mating program, GMS 2.0.