Welcome to Swine Innovation Porc
Swine Innovation Porc is a not-for-profit corporation committed to facilitating research in the Canadian swine sector. Its 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.
Our Main Activities
Swine Cluster 1 Research Program, 2010-2013
- 23 lead researchers from 13 research centres, plus a large number of
- 12 million dollars invested in research, made possible by AAFC, provincial
swine producer associations and 22 industry partners.
Swine Cluster 2 Research Program, 2013-2018
Consists of three primary themes:
- Reducing production and feed input costs
Lead User Project
The objective of this project was to bring the results of research developed in Swine Cluster 1 to the end users: the pork producers of Canada. The project concentrated on four areas of research:
- Developing novel feeding technologies
Swine Innovation Porc is a corporation of the Canadian Pork Council