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SCIENCE INTO PRACTICE

Photo: Prairie Swine Centre

We at Swine Innovation Porc support the Canadian pork industry through facilitating innovative research and ensuring that innovations in R&D reaches the end user.

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National Swine Research Priorities

Complete our survey to provide your thoughts on the Canadian pork industry’s needs and challenges. 

Input from industry stakeholders and collaborators is key to help determine what research is needed the most to increase the Canadian pork industry’s competitiveness, profitability and sustainability. 

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RECENT POSTS

R&D FEATURED ARTICLE

Enrich Your Pigs, Enrich Your Profits

June 17, 2021

If “sow enrichment” sparks images of pigs by the pool sipping Mai Tais, you’ve been badly misinformed. As it turns out, enriching a sow’s environment is easy, inexpensive and offers a range of benefits.

FUNDING ANNOUNCEMENT

Funding announced for research project on Strep. suis vaccine

June 4, 2021

Swine Innovation Porc is very pleased with an announcement made on June 3 by the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Marie-Claude Bibeau about funding for a project to develop a vaccine for Streptococcus suis.

 

Click here to learn more about the project.    

R&D FEATURED ARTICLE

Planning prevents pain from ASF

May 20, 2021

Read about what the Canadian Pork Council has been doing to face the threat of ASF.

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R&D PROJECTS
Since 2010, Swine Innovation Porc has supported over 50 projects in areas such as animal health, nutrition, welfare, pork quality and more...