Research

The Sheep Producers’ Association of Nova Scotia is very pleased to work in conjunction with many leading researchers to provide relevant, practical and timely research initiatives on behalf of the Nova Scotia Sheep Industry.

Investigating the Feasibility of Wool Value Chain Development
Objective: To investigate the feasibility of developing an alternative or renewable product from wool, identify potential value chain option, determine scaling-up factors and establish alternative product applications.

Investigating the Feasibility of Wool Value Chain Development- Final Report [PDF]

Increasing Beneficial Fatty Acids in Lamb: From Lamb Diet to Your Plate
Objective: To produce nutrient-enhanced lamb that will command premium prices, increase consumer demand and the competitiveness of the industry.

Increasing Beneficial Fatty Acids Fact Sheet [PDF]

Increasing Beneficial Fatty Acids in Lamb: From Lamb Diet to Your Plate- Final Report [PDF]

Contact SPANS

60 Research Dr
Perennia Innovation Park
Bible Hill, NS
B6L 2R2
Phone: 902-893-7455
Fax: 902-893-7063