In the good-ole days, bulls had more fun.
Today’s hi-tech world, though, means that they just get cleanup duties.
I had been around for some of the prep work that goes into making sure the cows are in heat, but I had never seen the actual artificial insemination process.
Basically, the semen is ordered and arrives on dry ice. Small tubes of semen are thawed immediately before use and placed in a larger tube, which is used for the injection part. (What? You wanted the technical explanation? Well, that’s it, sort of.)
It all looks something like this:
Bada bing, bada boom.