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building & livestock


Francis Pouliot, Eng., M.B.A.
Responsible for Research infrastructures

Tel. 418 650-2440 ext. 4328
Email: fpouliot@cdpq.ca

Sébastien Turcotte, Agr.
Responsible - Building and Livestock Management

Tel. 418 650-2440 ext. 4354
Cell. 418 997-3865
Email: sturcotte@cdpq.ca

Building and livestock management

CDPQ conducts research and development relating to buildings and equipment, according to the requirements of the Quebec swine production sector. Our main objective is to contribute to innovation, to knowledge development and to the application of advanced technologies within the herds. 

Main services offered
  • Accompanying producers to ensure the transition of businesses to group sow management(Document in French only)
  • Technical advice on ventilation, heating and air filtration
  • Evaluation of production equipment and novel technologies
  • Development of new equipment
  • Training support for breeders and advisors
  • Studies, projects or literature review

 * Ventilation and heating recommendations are also available for the sheep sector.

For more information, please see this document, which lists our main services by field of expertise