Improving the well-being of nursery piglets by optimizing ambient conditions in the Quebec climate: a pilot project


Status:
Ongoing

 

Expertise:
Building and livestock management

Aim / objectives:
Improving the well-being of piglets in the nursery by optimizing winter and summer conditions.

Collaborators:
Groupe Robitaille; Maximus
Project Cost:
$424,144
Funding Partners:
Financial support for this project has been provided through the Programme de développement sectoriel within the Canadian Agricultural Partnership, an agreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of Quebec, Groupe Robitaille, Maximus and le Centre de développement du porc du Québec.
Timescale:
February 2020 to February 2023
Project Manager:
Sébastien Turcotte
CDPQ Team:
Patrick Gagnon; Geneviève Berthiaume; chargés de projet