MORE RESOURCES

Browse the sections below to provide practical information coming out of research projects that we support. For fact sheets about our research projects, please click here

ANIMAL NUTRITION

 

PHASE FEEDING FOR GROUP-HOUSED SOWS

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ARTICLE

June 2019

Strategy to Cut Sow Feed Costs   

Published by Better Pork Magazine

ANIMAL WELFARE

 

GROUP SOW HOUSING

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LINK TO WEBSITE

2018

National Sow Housing Conversion Project

A go-to resource for converting to group sow housing 

WATER SPRINKLING DURING TRANSPORT

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GUIDELINES

December 2013

Water Sprinkling Equipment for Pig Trailers

Published by Swine Innovation Porc

HUMANE EUTHANASIA TECHNIQUES

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GUIDELINES

 2013

The Zephyr-E: A Solution to Humane Euthanasia for Piglets

Published by Farm and Food Care Ontario

BIOSECURITY

 

TRANSPORT

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ARTICLE

March 2019

Assessing Trailer Cleanliness

Jointly published by Swine Innovation Porc, CDPQ, Prairie Swine Centre

BUILDINGS & MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES

 

FEEDERS & DRINKERS

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FACT SHEET

2017

Water intake: Recommended flow rate and height of nipple drinkers

Jointly published by Swine Innovation Porc, CDPQ, Prairie Swine Centre

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FACT SHEET

2017

Feeder design: Recommended width and depth 

Jointly published by Swine Innovation Porc, CDPQ, Prairie Swine Centre

BEST PRACTICES

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FACT SHEETS

2018

Auditing Best Management Practices

Link to our partner's website: CDPQ