Swine Innovation Porc is a non-profit corporation committed to facilitating research for the Canadian swine sector.
Our main objective is to enhance the profitability and sustainability of the pork industry by supporting the development of the most innovative technologies that will benefit the pork value chain.


Call for Project Ideas: ASF Prevention and Mitigation 
Launched by Swine Innovation Porc

Posted December 16, 2020 
In support of the Canadian swine industry, Swine Innovation Porc is responding to the threat of ASF through a call for research ideas that will help prevent or mitigate the impacts of ASF arriving in Canada.
Please find below more information about this call for project ideas as well as instructions on how to submit:   
Completed application forms must be sent to info@swineinnovationporc.ca. 
The deadline to submit project ideas is February 16, 2021, 4:00 pm EST (Eastern Standard Time). 
Student Poster Session Competition: Congratulations to the Winners!
Posted December 8, 2020
We are very pleased to announce the winners of our first ever student poster session competition, which was held during the virtual 2020 Porc Show.
Congratulations to all on a job well done!
1st Prize:  Sylvia Li, University of Saskatchewan (Poster #16)
2nd Prize: Mariia Tokareva, University of Saskatchewan (Poster #17)
3rd Prize: Nicole Gregory, University of Guelph (Poster #10)

All posters are available for viewing on the Porc Show website: 
Pork Promotion and Research Agency announced
Posted November 5, 2020
Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Marie Claude Bibeau has announced the establishment of a Canadian Pork Promotion and Research Agency. 
It is estimated that this agency may bring as much as $2 million in new investment in research and promotion activities for the pork sector. Swine Innovation Porc applauds this announcement and congratulates Minister Bibeau and Canadian Pork Council for their hard work in creating this new agency. 
For more information, click below to read the press releases related to this announcement:


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