Building and livestock management

CDPQ conducts research and development relating to buildings and equipment, according to the requirements of the Quebec swine production sector.

Our main objective is to contribute to innovation, to knowledge development and to the application of advanced technologies within the herds. 

Some of our achievements
  • Software intended for engineers and technical advisers and aimed at improving energy efficiency on the farm
  • A technical guide on air filtration systems for swine buildings (French and English versions)
  • Project: "Evaluation of different ambient temperature control strategies in swine finishing with a view to optimizing performances and reducing energy consumption and gaseous emissions"
To know services offered in this area of intervention visit our section « Services Offered »

To learn more...
Sébastien Turcotte, agr.
418 650-2440 ext. 4354