Agronomy


Pulse Food Trends and Opportunities Presentation

Dr. Chris Marinangeli, Director of Nutrition, Science & Regulatory Affairs for Pulse Canada discusses pulse food trends and opportunities at the Alberta Pulse Growers’ Director and Advisor meeti...

Sep 02 2020

Pulse Market Insight #169

Does India Still Influence Pulse Markets? The conventional wisdom used to be that direction in pulse markets depended almost entirely on the situation in India. The standard line was that “India is...

Aug 28 2020

Desiccation & Pre-Harvest Timing of Peas Video

Learn more about desiccation and pre-harvest timing of peas from APG Research Manager Dr. Jenn Walker in this video....

Aug 25 2020

India Market Access Update – August 2020

Mac Ross, Director of Market Access & Trade Policy for Pulse Canada, shares an update about the current state of market access for Canadian pulses and what is being done to address the access barriers...

Aug 24 2020

Factors Driving the Pulse Industry Towards 2030

Tom Goddard, Former Senior Climate Policy Advisor for Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, discussed Factors Driving the Pulse Industry Towards 2030 at the Alberta Pulse Growers’ Director and Advisor mee...

Aug 18 2020

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

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

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

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

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 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