In 2012, PIC re-evaluated its research role and in a collective effort by livestock and poultry sectors agreed to create the Livestock Research Innovations Council, (LRIC), to perform the administrative functions and act as PIC’s agent in screening and assessing research projects for all poultry commodities doing research. This separation of roles, lead PIC to focus on the extension and education portion of its original mandate.

As PIC’s research projects are now administered through LRIC, Letters of Intent  can be submitted directly to LRIC at

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