In Progress

An efficacious corn-based nanoparticle influenza vaccine for pigs

Evaluation of the intranasal route of MLV vaccination for large scale applications

Characterizing the amount, variability and cellular mechanisms of intramuscular fat deposition throughout the loin using barrows and gilts from two genotypes

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Environmental Literature Reviews

DEADLINE: July 13th, 2020 – 5 pm CST Request for ProposalInstructions & FormatCreate Account/Application Website Notes: The National Pork Board’s Air Quality Task Force and Water Quality Task Force are soliciting research proposals for Literature Reviews dealing with the following Environmental subcategories: Environmental – Air Environmental – Manure Storage/Application Environmental – Water Use/Conservation Contacts: Marguerite […]

Letter of Intent – Public Health Impacts of Live Swine Production

DEADLINE: June 30th, 2020 – 5 pm CST Letter of Intent Instructions & FormatCreate Account/Application Website Notes: Letter of Intent: by June 30, 2020 Proposal Selection: by July 21, 2020 Full Applications: by September 1, 2020 Contacts: Dr. Heather Fowler / / 515-223-2633

Animal Well-being Depopulation Field Trials

DEADLINE: May 11, 2020 – 5 pm CST Request for ProposalInstructions & Format Research objective: Identify and validate improved methods for mass depopulation of swine. Notes: Proposal selection: by May 14, 2020 Notification of grant awards: by May 15, 2020 Project funding: begin by May 29, 2020 Contacts: Sara Crawford / / 515-223-2790Stephanie Wisdom / / 515-223-3534

National Swine Health Biosecurity Review

DEADLINE: April 14, 2020 – 5 pm CST Submitters whose proposals are selected for final review will be required to present the proposal and answer questions via a webinar with pork industry reviewers. Request for Proposal Contacts: Dr. Dave PyburnChief VeterinarianNational Pork Dr. Paul SundbergExecutive DirectorSwine Health Information

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