Agronomy


Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Update

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates March 31st - April 7th. ...

Apr 07 2020

Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Update

Keep up to date with Alberta Pulse Growers - Supply Chain Resiliency Watch Updates! This past weeks updates March 24th - 31st. ...

Apr 01 2020

Pulse Crop News 2020 Research Report

Welcome to the Pulse Crop News 2020 Research Report. Click on the link below to view the entire publication. ...

Mar 27 2020

Update on impact of rail disruptions to supply chain

Pulse Canada and the CSCA are partners of the Ag Transport Coalition (ATC), which tracks performance of the Canadian railway network for the movement of grain. The following is an excerpt of a report ...

Mar 24 2020

Pulse Market Insight #160

How Are the Latest Market Gyrations Affecting Pulses? The last Pulse Market Insight dealing with market disruptions was only a couple of weeks ago but it seems like there’s been another major shift...

Mar 20 2020

Phytophthora Root Rot Webinar

Join Dr. Debra McLaren, Crop Production Pathologist, Brandon Research and Development Centre with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, as she discusses Phytophthora sojae and how it affects soybeans. A...

Mar 05 2020

Wondering what type of pulses to plant this year? The APG app can help!

The APG app can help you decide what type of pulses to plant this year. Check out the video for more details....

Mar 03 2020

Supply chain recovery and resiliency are critical to the competitiveness of the Canadian ag sector

Pulse Canada and the Canadian Special Crops Association (CSCA), which together represent producers and exporters of Canadian pulse and special crops, are urging the federal government, provincial go...

Feb 28 2020

Wireworms – We’re Just Seeing the Tip of the Iceberg

As damage to field crops is poised to escalate, consider proactively finding a wireworm control solution for your area by submitting samples to a member of Canada’s wireworm research team....

Feb 28 2020

Qualified Alberta Pulse Growers Eligible for 32.5% Tax Credit for Investing in Research

The Alberta Pulse Growers Commission has confirmed that 32.5 per cent of eligible producers’ 2019 check-off payment is eligible for the Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED) tax cre...

Feb 24 2020

Pulse Market Insight #158

Farmers’ Planting Plans Have a Lot to Say The title of this article might fall into the category of “blindingly obvious”. Of course, farmers’ acreage decisions are one of the main variables in any ...

Feb 21 2020

Pulse grading resources from Making the Grade 2020

This week’s Making the Grade was once again a sold out event. This workshop brings keen and interested farmers, grain buyers, agronomists and others in the industry together to learn about grading of ...

Feb 21 2020

Pulse Canada Market Update on India

Click to see the January 2020 market update on India from Pulse Canada...

Feb 03 2020

Provincial Pulse Unit Head Mark Olson honoured with 2020 Alberta Pulse Industry Innovator Award

The Alberta Pulse Growers (APG) selected Mark Olson, who continues to be instrumental in building Alberta’s pulse industry, as the winner of the sixth annual Alberta Pulse Industry Innovator Award....

Jan 29 2020

Pulse Market Insight #157

Lack of Clarity on Indian Outlook Even though India’s importance as a pulse buyer has faded as it restricted imports, we can’t entirely ignore it either. The market dynamics for India are very dive...

Jan 24 2020

Pulse Market Insight #156

Dry Bean Market Comes Alive Of all the crops affected by the ugly harvest weather in 2019, dry beans were probably hit the hardest. The extremely wet fall did a real number on the crop quality an...

Jan 13 2020

TEAM ALBERTA NOTICE OF FARMER LED RESEARCH CONSULTATIONS

Team Alberta urges all farmers and ranchers in Alberta to take part in this government process to decide the future of agricultural research in Alberta. We highly recommend that all farmers provide ...

Jan 10 2020

Pulse Market Insight #155

What to Watch for in Early 2020 This is the time of year when all sorts of people get nostalgic, looking back at the past year and making forecasts for the coming year. I’m not much of one for lo...

Dec 20 2019

New Pea Leaf Weevil Maps for Alberta

Updated resources showing the expansion of Pea Leaf Weevil in Alberta up to 2019 are now available....

Dec 13 2019

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