Norsvin invest approximately 30 percent of the total company turnover in Research and Development.

For many of our research projects, Norsvin and the industry receive additional support from the Research Council of Norway and Innovation Norway. We also collaborate through international (EU) research funds.

These are our ongoing R&D projects:

Short title
Robust pigs
Health and robustness
Optimized fatty acid profile in pig meat
Genome-wide approaches
Boar taint
Genomic selection
Boar semen quality
Sperm DNA quality
Boar fertility
Feed and total production efficiency
Vision system for body weight, shape and exterior
In vivo and post mortem body composition of pigs

Some of our previous R&D projects: 

Short title
Feeding of hybrid sows (LY)
Genomics of hernia