November 30, 2017

Call us toll-free!

This is a reminder that you can call us toll-free anytime during business hours. The number to do so is 1-855-650-2440. Our offices are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 to 12:00 and 13:00 to 16:30.

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December 6, 2016

Practices for handling and transporting pigs to the slaughterhouse

CDPQ has produced four videos explaining different methods and procedures used for the tattooing, fasting and handling of pigs as well as those used at loading facilities. These videos will provide clarification for producers and help them follow and...

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June 22, 2016

PigWatch® new technology for predicting the best time to inseminate sows

During the year 2015, CDPQ realized a project to scientifically validate the accuracy of a new technological innovation, called &ldquo'PigWatch&rdquo', to predict the appropriate time to carry out the insemination of sows. The PigWatch®' system has...

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September 28, 2015

Update - Market Development and Competition

Always on the lookout for what is happening in the swine sector markets? Our Economics and Management Team has prepared highlights of the 2014 global pork trade as well as a review of Canadian and Quebec exports. For your reading enjoyment!Document...

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September 10, 2015

Air filtration: all projects and documents now located on the same page

Under the tab &ldquo'Specialized Reports&rdquo' you will find a new section dedicated to all the different CDPQ projects and documents pertaining to air filtration in swine buildings. You will now find on one page everything that CDPQ has produced on...

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September 10, 2015

Videos on four feeding systems for sows housed in groups

A team at CDPQ has recently run a project that aims to train and inform producers and those involved in the swine sector on rearing gestating sows housed in groups. Here are four videos produced within that project on four different feeding systems for...

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May 25, 2015

The arrival of PED virus - support and guidelines for pig transporters

Following the arrival of porcine epidemic diarrhea (PED), CDPQ was charged with working with Quebec hog transporters to inform them of the biosecurity measures put into place to fight against the PED virus. The report on this project contains...

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April 30, 2015

How do you evaluate a new livestock feed additive?

Are you wondering whether it is worth your while to include a new feed additive in your livestock rations? This new, easy-to-use, decision-making tool helps you to estimate the expected return on investment of new additives in swine and poultry feed. ...

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April 28, 2015

Transitioning to group housing for gestating sows: what you need to know!

Presenting the handbook from training workshops, given in February 2015. This book contains everything you need to know on all aspects of transitioning to group housing for sows and the equipment for managing your herd.Training Manual

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April 24, 2015

Enriching the environment of your animals

This latest information bulletin lists all the ways to enrich your pigs'' environment (requirement of the Canadian Code of Practice). Worth reading!Document

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