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Animal Sciences and Industry

Kansas State University
232 Weber Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-8028


Email: asi@ksu.edu

KABSU Services


***All bulls collected must have proper identification (i.e. registration number) upon arrival or before KABSU staff arrives on farm.  If bull is not registered, owner must provide a name or number to identify the animal.***

Semen Collection

  • Housed Collection
    • The bull will stay on-site for the duration of his collection period
    • He must undergo Pre-Entry Health Testing prior to arrival at KABSU
    • CSS and Export Collections available
      • Please notify staff on arrival if you wish to have either of these done


  • Haul-In Collection
    • Owner brings bull in for collection and takes home the same day
    • Does not require any health testing


  • On-Farm Collection
    • KABSU staff travels to the producers location to collect
    • Does not require any health testing

Breeding Soundness Exams (BSE)

  • These exams can be done at KABSU or on-farm

Health Certificates (CVI)

  • Dr. Taul can complete testing needed and write Health Certificates for interstate travel, sales, etc.



3171 Tuttle Creek Blvd.
Manhattan, KS 66502
Office: 785-539-3554 

Tom Taul
Manager, DVM

Business Hours

Monday - Friday

8 a.m. - noon
Closed noon to 1 p.m.
1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.