Technical-economic study and development of a decision-making tool related to the area of farrowing pens and new elevator pens in Quebec’s swine context


Status:
Ongoing

 

Expertise:
Building and livestock management

Aim / objectives:
Carry out a technical-economic study on the use of different types of farrowing pens and develop a decision support tool intended for pig producers and stakeholders.

Collaborators:
Fusion Expert Conseil; Jyga Technologies inc.
Project Cost:
$245,557
Funding Partners:
This project is funded through the Sector Development Program under the Canadian Partnership for Agriculture, an agreement between the governments of Canada and Quebec, Fusion Expert Conseil, JOLCO Équipements, Jyga Technologies inc., Les Éleveurs de porcs du Québec, S.E.C. Repro inc. and le Centre de développement du porc du Québec.
Timescale:
November 2020 to April 2023
Project Manager:
Sébastien Turcotte
CDPQ Team:
Patrick Gagnon; Geneviève Berthiaume; Project Leader; Farm Laborer