Swine Program

  • New faculty position in Swine Health, Production and Economics!

    The UMN has a new position open in swine health, production and economics. You can read more about the position here or apply here. We are excited to meet with you!

  • Points of Pride Research Day 2017

    The swine group was well represented at the Points of Pride Research Day last week. Dr. Torremorell received the Zoetis Award for Research Excellence. Dr. Wantanee Kalpavidh is the Distinguished Research Alumnus and Dr. Bob Morrison's career was recognized with the Mark of Excellence Award.

  • Launching of the Morrison Swine Innovator Prize

    A new initiative to continue Dr. Morrison's legacy for DVM students was launched mid-September, the Morrison Swine Innovator Prize. The objective is to inspire and support next generation of Swine Veterinary Leaders. Learn more

  • 2017 Leman conference honors Dr. Bob Morrison's legacy

    1,000 participants gathered in St. Paul for the 2017 Allen D. Leman swine conference honoring Dr Bob morrison's legacy. Learn more

  • Infectious Disease Research Laboratories, Food Centric Corridor

    The Food Centric Corridor brings interdisciplinary teams together equipped with integrated modern analytical capabilities related to infectious diseases, animal health and nutrition to address challenges of food security thus supporting the University’s mission to produce a safe, secure and sustainable food supply.

Engaged in research, teaching, service, and outreach, the Swine Group is focused on swine health and production, disease control and eradication, and animal welfare to improve swine health.