Pulse Advisor Newsletter

The Pulse Advisor e-newsletter focuses on the agronomy of pulse crops. This newsletter will provide timely information to producers and agronomists throughout the growing season. 

  • February 2017

    February 17, 2017

    What to do with unharvested pulse crops from 2016, and how to assess seed quality ahead of 2017 seeding

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  • February 2017 Pulse Advisor “On The Air” Program

    January 28, 2017

    Focusing on chickpeas as a crop option for 2017 and new research into faba bean markets and opportunities domestically and internationally

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  • January 2017 Pulse Advisor “On The Air” Program

    December 17, 2016

    The 2016 disease survey of SK and MB, what insects were problematic in 2016, and information on pulse sessions at CropSphere 2017

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  • December 2016

    December 15, 2016

    An update on the root rot situation in Saskatchewan for 2016, how to deal with black medick in your pulse fields, and tips for successful chickpea production

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  • December 2016 Pulse Advisor “On The Air” Program

    November 26, 2016

    Why seed testing and seed quality is important, how soybeans did in Saskatchewan in 2016, what to keep in mind with soil fertility, and maximum residue limits

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  • November 2016

    November 18, 2016

    An update on how soybeans fared in Saskatchewan in 2016, and chickpeas can be a pulse crop option for growers in 2017

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  • November 2016 Pulse Advisor “On The Air” Program

    October 28, 2016

    What to do about black medic in lentils, chickpea opportunities for 2017, and research around seeding faba beans

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  • October 2016

    October 14, 2016

    White mould (sclerotinia) was prominent in pulse crops this year, pea leaf weevil moving further north, and weed control options for pulses.

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