The Swine Center is part of the University Farms system and is located approximately two miles southwest of the main campus. Used extensively for both research and teaching, this farrow-to-finish operation contains approximately 100 sows.
Ongoing research activities encompass a number of areas, including non-riminant nutrition at cellular and whole-body levels and alternative housing and production practices.
For additional information about the Swine Center, please contact:
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, Illinois 62901
Phone: (618) 453-2893 or (618) 453-2329
Fax: (618) 453-5231