NATIONAL PORK BOARD

Targeted Request for Proposals – 2009

The National Pork Board is soliciting research proposals dealing with:

C – Animal Welfare – Euthanasia

Please read carefully the solicitation description for project proposals. If you have questions related directly to the description of the solicitation, contact Sherrie Niekamp at sniekamp@pork.org or 515/223-3533. For questions on the submission process, contact Bev Everitt at beveritt@pork.org or 515/223-2750.

To be considered for committee review, all proposals must be submitted via the website by 5:00 p.m. CST on Tuesday, April 28th, 2009 (see www.pork.org for links). Proposals will be reviewed by both technical advisors and pork producers prior to the committee selection meetings. Final funding is subject to approval by the National Pork Board and USDA.