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Research project SusPigSys

AG Schweine

Project Duration: 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2020

Funding institution: German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL)


Sustainable pig production systems


The ERA-Net SusAn project “Sustainable pig production systems” (SusPigSys) started in September 2017. SusPigSys has the aims to collect sustainability data on pig farms across Europe and to develop tools which help improving sustainability. The consortium is formed by eight partners from seven countries: Germany, Austria, Finland, Italy, The Netherlands, Poland, and United Kingdom. You can find more information on the project homepage: https://suspigsys.fli.de

SusPigSys partner:

  • FiBL Germany e.V. (FiBL, DE)
  • University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU, AT)
  • University of Helsinki (HU, FI)
  • Fondazione CRPA Studi e Ricerche (FCSR, IT)
  • Wageningen University & Research (WUR, NL)
  • Warsaw University of Life Sciences (SGGW, PL)
  • Newcastle University (NU, UK)

Scheme SusPigSys basic (© FLI Celle)

This work was financially supported by the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) through the Federal Office for Agriculture and Food (BLE), grant number 2817ERA06D

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 696231.

This research was made possible by funding from SusAn, an ERA-Net co-funded under European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (www.era-susan.eu), under Grant Agreement n°696231.