What is Swine Innovation Porc?

Our organization facilitates research and development in the Canadian swine sector. We target

and support research that will increase the industry’s overall profitability and sustainability. 

Our main roles:

  • Determine national research priorities
  • Develop multi-institutional and multi-disciplinary R&D programs
  • Act as coordinator for the research community and industry partners
  • Deliver timely and effective knowledge transfer programs
  • Encourage the development of highly qualified professionals as well as research skills 
  • Leverage producer dollars

Our Vision

Swine Innovation Porc increases Canadian swine industry competiveness through a national R&D structure.

Our Mission

Swine Innovation Porc is committed to provide national leadership in co-ordinating and facilitating research, knowledge transfer and commercial-ization initiatives to enhance the com-petitiveness of the Canadian swine industry. 
Our Research Activities 
Since 2010, a large part of our activities have been funded through AAFC’s Growing Forward policy framework, in the form of two research programs: Swine Cluster 1 and Swine Cluster 2.

Please refer to the Funding Model page on our website to read more about these programs and other activities undertaken by Swine Innovation Porc.