The challenge

To develop an early warning system for tail biting in pigs; a significant health and welfare challenge in pig production

The response

To work with, and support industry leading partners, and academia to deliver a successful project. Agri-EPI Cento do this through the provision of project management expertise,,,,, bringing together 9 project partners.


Successful commercial pilot of the technology.

Project type

Late stage experiment.


Innovate UK

Project duration

April 2018 – April 2021 (3 years)

More information

Website UK Research and Innovation: gtr.ukri.org

List of partners

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