Agronomy


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

Nematodes on the Canadian Prairies Webinar

Register now for a free webinar on Nov. 26 called Nematodes on the Canadian Prairies that Farmers & Industry Should Know to Protect Yields. This webinar, hosted by Alberta Pulse Growers, Manitoba Pu...

Oct 28 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

Improved Management of Stored Pulses Updated Guidelines

Alberta Pulse Growers is pleased to have worked with PAMI to build updated guidelines for aeration and storage of peas and lentils. ...

Sep 16 2019

Pulse Market Insight #149

How Will Delays Affect Pulse Markets? It looks like 2019 is going to remind analysts who think they have the market all figured out that the weather has the final word about the outlook, even this ...

Sep 13 2019

Desiccation & Pre-Harvest Timing of Faba Beans Video

Learn more about desiccation and pre-harvest timing for faba beans from APG Policy and Programs Specialist Nevin Rosaasen in this video....

Sep 09 2019

Fall 2019 Pulse Crop News

Welcome to the Fall 2019 issue of Pulse Crop News. Highlights include Plant Based Protein Research, New U of A Entomology Research Position, Organic Pulse Grower Numbers Rising, and more. Click the l...

Sep 05 2019

Pulse Market Insight #148

What Did Farmers Tell StatsCan? The recent StatsCan yield and production report provided a bit more direction for pulse markets but should really still be seen as a trial balloon. The survey was co...

Aug 30 2019