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Pork Consumption in Relation to Body Weight and Composition: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

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Monitoring ISU VDL data for signs of emerging diseases

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#18-192 IPPA

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Assessment of alternatives for monitoring antimicrobial use in the swine industry and design and implementation of a pilot system

Societal concerns about antibiotic use (ABU) and antibiotic resistance are a major vulnerability for the US swine industry. National and international events have led to increasing pressures for accountability regarding ABU in food animals. These include calls for better measurement…

Negative cohort study plan for the estimation of diagnostic specificity of Two PCR assays for the detection of Classical Swine Fever, African Swine Fever and Foot and Mouth disease viruses in oral fluid samples

Impact of duration of farrowing crate closure on sow welfare and piglet mortality

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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 / hfowler@pork.org / 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 / scrawford@pork.org / 515-223-2790Stephanie Wisdom / swisdom@pork.org / 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 Boarddpyburn@pork.org Dr. Paul SundbergExecutive DirectorSwine Health Information Centerpsundberg@swinehealth.org

Animal Well-Being – Euthanasia and Depopulation

DEADLINE: April 16, 2020 – 5 pm CST Request for Proposal 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. Contacts: Sara CrawfordAssistant Vice President – Animal WelfareNational Pork Boardscrawford@pork.org Stephanie WisdomDirector of Animal WelfareNational Pork Boardswisdom@pork.org

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