Committee on Nutrition

Role :

Recommend to the Board of Directors of the CDPQ the guidelines, annual work plan, projects and services concerning nutrition, feed and herd management, such that dovetail with the industry's activities in this regard.

Mandates :

  • Identify research and development priorities for CDPQ in nutrition, feeding and herd management;
  • Share information on research and development in progress at CDPQ among research organizations in Quebec, in the industry and elsewhere;
  • Identify the needs for strategic intelligence (market watch/industry trends) and information on nutrition, feeding and herd management together with knowledge transfer activities leading to the adoption of best practices by producers.


The committee is made up of nutrition researchers and professionals working with companies that have a facility in Québec.
Dan Bussières Groupe Cérès inc.
Marie Despars Provimi Canada
Frédéric Guay Université Laval
Pierre Lessard Olymel SEC
Aurélie Moulin Agri Marché
Francis Simard Shur-Gain Québec
Laetitia Cloutier Centre de développement du porc du Québec inc.