Agronomy


Pulse Market Insight #154

Quality Issues in 2019 Pulse Crops Even in early December, some cereal and oilseed crops are still in the field but almost all pulses are in the bin. While pulses are in a better position than some...

Dec 06 2019

Nematodes on the Canadian Prairies that Farmers & Industry Should Know to Protect Yields - Recorded Webinar

Dr. Mario Tenuta, Professor of Applied Soil Ecology at the University of Manitoba, has conducted extensive research into plant and soil nematodes across the Prairies.This webinar looks at nematodes, h...

Nov 28 2019

Team Alberta welcomes Farm Freedom and Safety Act

Click to read the news release from Team Alberta. ...

Nov 21 2019

Government of Canada Must Intervene to End CN Strike

Click to read the news release from Pulse Canada and the Canadian Special Crops Association....

Nov 20 2019

Team Alberta urges aggressive action on BRM programs, trade and carbon tax exemptions after ‘Harvest from Hell’

With the ‘Harvest from Hell’ still ongoing, major trade disruptions still blocking farm exports into important global markets, business risk management (BRM) programs that are ill-equipped to mitigate...

Nov 13 2019

Pulse Market Insight #153

Early Export Performance Offers Optimism for Some Pulses It’s only one quarter into the 2019/20 marketing year, but there are already some strong clues from early export performance that could carr...

Nov 08 2019

The Ongoing Stress of #Harvest19 – Help is a click or call away

The 2019 growing season and harvest will be one for the record books and not necessarily in a good way. A cooler than normal growing season coupled with below average moisture in early spring was expe...

Oct 30 2019

Market Access Update on India

Watch this video sharing information on the latest update on Canadian pulse market access to India. The video is provided by Pulse Canada. Alberta Pulse Growers is a proud member of Pulse Canada. ...

Oct 28 2019

Pulse Market Insight #152

What Kind of Signals Are Coming From India? There’s been a lot of digital ink spilled about developments in Indian pulse markets over the last two years but it seems a lot of the noise has subsided...

Oct 25 2019

Pulse Market Insight #151

How are Lentil Supplies Looking? In the last Pulse Market Insight, we looked at pea supplies in 2019/20 with a bit of concern. The lentil situation is similar. Just like peas, we were surprised thi...

Oct 11 2019

New website highlights Team Alberta policy positions

Team Alberta launched a website today that showcases its important role in policy advocacy on behalf of Alberta’s crop farmers. Team Alberta, which represents approximately 20,000 farmer members of...

Oct 07 2019

Pulse Market Insight #150

Bigger Pea Crops are Concerning Based on the mediocre prices for peas (particularly yellows) going into the planting season, I was surprised that Canadian farmers boosted acreage by 20% this spring...

Sep 30 2019

Team Alberta asks party leaders to explain how major agriculture issues will be addressed in party platforms

With the federal election slated for October 21, 2019, Team Alberta is seeking answers on how Canada’s party leaders will address the issues most important to farmers before they cast their vote. R...

Sep 19 2019