Research Priorities 2018-2023

We have undergone an extensive consultation process to identify long term research priorities for the swine sector. The following is a brief overview of the research priorities for the next five years (not listed in any order of):

  • Responsible use of antibiotics 
  • Improving pig health 
  • Reducing feed costs and improving feed efficiency
  • Pig reproduction 
  • Environmental sustainability
  • Industry sustainability and competitiveness
  • International marketing of Canadian pork 
  • Consumer diet and health
  • Animal welfare and behaviour

Click here to read the detailed list of priorities.