Sow Housing

NATIONAL PORK BOARD Special Call – Sow Housing – 2012 The Pork Checkoff Animal Welfare Committee is requesting proposals on issues impacting the welfare of swine. Specific research areas of interest are listed below. All proposals submitted must address at least one of the specific research subtopics of interest described below. All submitted projects should […]

2012 Spring Call

NATIONAL PORK BOARD Spring Call – 2012 The National Pork Board is soliciting research proposals dealing with: A – Environment B – Swine Health C – Animal Welfare D – Pork Safety – Pre-Harvest G – Human Nutrition Q – Feed Cost Mitigation Please read carefully the individual solicitation descriptions for project proposals. If you […]

2012 General Call

NATIONAL PORK BOARD General Call – 2012 The National Pork Board is soliciting research proposals dealing with: A – Environment B – Swine Health C – Animal Welfare D – Pork Safety – Pre-Harvest F – Pork Quality H – Public Health Please read carefully the individual solicitation descriptions for project proposals. If you have […]

2011 Spring Call

NATIONAL PORK BOARD Spring Call – 2011 The National Pork Board is soliciting research proposals dealing with: A – Environment B – Swine Health D – Pork Safety F – Pork Quality G – Human Nutrition N – Nutritional Efficiency S – Sow Lifetime Productivity Please read carefully the individual solicitation descriptions for project proposals. […]

2011 General Call

NATIONAL PORK BOARD General Call – 2011 The National Pork Board is soliciting research proposals dealing with: A – Environment B – Swine Health C – Animal Welfare D – Pork Safety – Pre-Harvest H – Public Health M – Genomics L – Antimicrobial Use & Resistance Please read carefully the individual solicitation descriptions for […]

PRRS Economic Analysis RFP

B. PRRS Economic Proposal: Goals and Objectives – 2010 Porcine reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome virus has a severe economic impact for swine producers. The last economic analysis of the impact of PRRS to the industry showed a yearly cost of $560 million U.S. dollars (Neumann et al. 2005). However, this study was performed in 2005. […]

Swine Specific Air Emissions Model RFP

Request for Proposals Swine Specific Air Emissions Model The National Pork Board has determined that development of a process-based tool to quantify gas releases from live swine production operations will be beneficial and in the best interests of pork producers. To this end, the National Pork Board is soliciting proposals for assistance in this effort.

2010 Spring Call

NATIONAL PORK BOARD Spring Request for Proposals – 2010 The National Pork Board is soliciting research proposals dealing with: A – Environment B – Swine Health – PRRS C – Animal Welfare D – Pork Safety – Pre-Harvest E – Pork Safety – Post-Harvest H – Public Health L – Antimicrobial Use & Resistance Please […]

2010 General Call

NATIONAL PORK BOARD General Request for Proposals – 2010 The National Pork Board is soliciting research proposals dealing with: A – Environment B – Swine Health – PRRS C – Animal Welfare N – Nutritional Efficiency T – International Trade Please read carefully the individual solicitation descriptions for project proposals. If you have questions related […]

SUMMER Call for Proposals – 2009

NATIONAL PORK BOARD Summer Request for Proposals – 2009 The National Pork Board is soliciting research proposals dealing with: B – Swine Health – PRRS F – Pork Quality F – Pork Quality Please read carefully the individual solicitation descriptions for project proposals. If you have questions related directly to the description of a specific solicitation, […]