Agronomy


Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates: July 28

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates July 23 - July 28th. ...

Jul 28 2020

Pulse Market Insight #168

Differing Yield Outcomes Require Flexible Marketing Every year, especially at this time, there are all kinds of opinions about crop yields. There’s a very good reason for that; western Canada is a ...

Jul 24 2020

Keep It Clean Resources for Pulse Growers

Canada exports close to $4 billion of pulse crops to over 130 countries annually, and shipments containing even the smallest amount of unacceptable pesticide residue can be rejected, causing millions ...

Jul 23 2020

Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates: July 23

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates July 16 - July 23rd. ...

Jul 22 2020

Pea Staging Video

Learn more about desiccation and pre-harvest timing with APG Research Manager Dr. Jenn Walker....

Jul 15 2020

Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates: July 15

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates July 8 - July 15th. ...

Jul 15 2020

Pulse Market Insight #167

How Will StatsCan’s Acreage Numbers Affect Pulse Markets? Last week, the highly anticipated (by us) 2020 acreage estimates were released by StatsCan. These numbers are based on a survey of roughly ...

Jul 10 2020

Is it time to apply fungicide?

With all this moisture, fungicide applications are likely a “when” not an “if” this year. To get full value out of an application, proper timing is a must! Dr. Jenn Walker, Research Manager for Albert...

Jul 09 2020

Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates: July 7

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates July 1 - July 7th. ...

Jul 07 2020

Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates: June 30

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates June 24th - June 30th. ...

Jun 30 2020

Pulse Market Insight #166

Demand Side Critical for Pea Market There’s a tremendous amount of attention focused on crop prospects for peas, and rightfully so, but the demand portion of the balance sheet is just as important ...

Jun 26 2020

Predicting the Future of Pulse Diseases with Dr. Syama Chatterton

AAFC Research Scientist Dr. Syama Chatterton demonstrates how to predict the future of pulse diseases in order to better manage diseases such as root rot....

Jun 23 2020

Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates: June 23

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates June 16th - June 23rd. ...

Jun 23 2020

Ascochyta in Peas Video

Wondering about Aschochyta in peas and whether to use a fungicide? Join Dr. Jenn Walker as she scouts and assesses peas to determine whether or not a fungicide application is warranted....

Jun 16 2020

Pulse Market Insight #165

Lentil Trade Irritants Solved? It’s an unfortunate reality that politics plays such a large role in trade, when economics and market conditions should be the main considerations. But even when trad...

Jun 12 2020

Nodulation Scoring Video

Join Nevin Rosaasen, Rob Dunn and friends to assess and score nodules in field peas. Learn how to scout, sample, score and determine how effectively your inoculant and nodulation performed....

Jun 10 2020

Pulse Market Insight #164

What to Make of New-Crop Price Spreads At this time of year, farmers are heavily focused on all the activities and decisions around seeding, and rightfully so. But there are also some looming choic...

Jun 02 2020

Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates: May 26

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates May 21st - May 26th. ...

May 26 2020

Latest Pulse Agronomy Info on Improved APG Site

Check out the latest growing information from Seeding to Harvest and everything in between on APG’s new and improved Growing Pulses Section. The updated section details the latest research and advance...

May 21 2020

Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates: May 20

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates May 13th - May 20th. ...

May 19 2020

Pulse Market Insight #163

StatsCan Acreage Surprises StatsCan reports always seem to generate controversy and the recent seeding intentions estimates were no exception. Between the naturally bullish farmers and the inherent...

May 15 2020

Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates: May 12

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates May 6th - May 12th. ...

May 12 2020

Summer 2020 Pulse Crop News

Welcome to the Summer 2020 issue of Pulse Crop News. View a pdf of the entire publication. Highlights include the 2020 Grower Advisory, Organic Regional Trials Begin, COVID-19 Supply Chain, Pulses Key...

May 08 2020

Be Prepared for When Pea Leaf Weevil Attacks

Pea leaf weevil is a tiny insect that punches far above its weight in terms of potential impact on crop yield. In this video, experts from Alberta Pulse Growers and Alberta Agriculture and Forestry sh...

May 06 2020

Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates: May 5

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates April 22nd - April 28th. ...

May 04 2020

Pulse Market Insight 162

Pulses Flying out the Door It’s clear the reports about increased pulse consumption are more than “fake news” or an interesting human interest story. And it’s far more significant than just buying ...

May 01 2020

Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates April 28

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates April 22nd - April 28th. ...

Apr 28 2020

Pulse Market Insight #161

What’s Driving Pulse Prices Higher Now? Amid all the gloom and difficulties caused by the Covid-19 situation, pulses have stood above the commodities crowd. For those who haven’t heard yet, prices ...

Apr 17 2020