Swine Cluster 1 Research Program
Canadian Swine Research and Development Cluster, 2010-2013

This research program consists of 15 research projects and activities focused on reducing the cost of production and product differentiation as well as on technology transfer initiatives. Click on each title for more details.


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Nutrition

Rurrd Zijlstra, Eduardo Beltranema, Andrew Van Kessel (et al.)
Martin Lessard, Kees de Lange, Ron Ball (et al.)
Candido Pomar (et al.)
Frédéric Guay, Martin Lessard, Younès Chorfi (et al.) 
Gilles Tremblay and Sylvie Rioux (et al.) 

Animal Welfare

Laurie Connor and Nicolas Devillers (et al.) 
Luigi Faucitano (et al.) 
Tina Widowski and Penny Lawlis (et al.) 
Tina Widowski and Suzanne Millman (et al.) 

Animal Health

Ann Letellier (et al.) 

Technology

Lee Whittington and Bernardo Predicala (et al.) 
Stéphane Lemay (et al.) 

Pork Quality and Genomics

George Foxcroft (et al.) 
Brian Sullivan (et al.) 

Abbreviations

 

AAFC: Agriculture Agri-Food Canada 

CCSI: Canadian Centre for Swine Improvement Inc. 

CCP: Canadian Porc Council

CDPQCentre de développement du porc du Québec inc. 

CÉROM: Centre de recherche sur les grains inc. 

CFIA: Canadian Food Inspection Agency 

CRIQ: Centre de recherche industrielle du Québec    

FPPQ: Fédération des producteurs de porcs du Québec  

INRA: Institut national de la recherche agronomique 

IRDA: Institut de recherche et de développement en agroenvironnement 

OMAFRAOntario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs 

PAMI: Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute 

PIC –North America: Pig Improvement Company

SIP: Swine Innovation Porc  

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