Impact of feeding strategy in gestating sows on the performance of their offspring


Status:
Ongoing

 

Expertise:
Feeding and animal nutrition

Aim / objectives:
Validate the impact of precision feeding and the "bump feeding" strategy in gestation on the post-weaning performance of piglets from these sows.

Collaborators:
Agri-Marché; Ajinomoto Animale Nutrition Europe; Avantis Coopérative; CRSAD; Groupe Cérès; Olymel; Trouw Nutrition; Université Laval
Project Cost:
$119,793
Funding Partners:
This project is funded through the Innov'Action agroalimentaire Program, under the Canadian Partnership for Agriculture, an agreement between the governments of Canada and Quebec, Agri-Marché, Ajinomoto Animale Nutrition Europe, Avantis Coopérative, le CRSAD, Groupe Cérès, Olymel, Trouw Nutrition, l’Université Laval et le Centre de développement du Porc du Québec.
Timescale:
March 2021 to May 2024
Project Manager:
Laetitia Cloutier
CDPQ Team:
Patrick Gagnon; agroeconomist; Communications Manager; Technical Advisor and Farm Laborer