Videos

Learn more about the ways SPG is investing grower levy dollars into the areas of market access, research, transportation, market promotion, and agronomy through these videos. 

  • Top Five Tips for a Great Lentil Crop

    February 05, 2016

    There is plenty of excitement surrounding lentils heading into the 2016 growing season, with record acres expected.

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  • Lessons Learned from Record Faba Bean Acres in ’15

    January 25, 2016

    There were plenty of lessons to be learned about growing faba beans in 2015, as the number of acres covered by crop insurance in Saskatchewan tripled from just under 20 thousand in 2014 to around 60 thousand last year.

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  • How High Will Pea Acres Go in ’16?

    December 29, 2015

    Pea prices in Western Canada are at record levels and showing no signs of weakness, largely due to the pulse crop shortage in India.

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  • Record Lentil Acres Expected with Spike in Prices

    December 29, 2015

    These are exciting times for lentil growers, with record Canadian lentil acres projected for 2016.

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  • Demand Depth, Shifting Supply, and a Dark Horse — Market Update for Fall ’15

    September 01, 2015

    The Canadian pulse crop is making its way into the bin, and from there on to export markets — markets that are hungry for more.

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  • Dry Down Decisions — Choosing a Harvest Aid for Faba Beans

    August 25, 2015

    By now you’ve learned to determine when to desiccate faba beans, and perhaps you are gearing up to go ahead. Now the all-important next question: what to spray?

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  • What 80% Turned Looks Like — Tips for Desiccating Faba Beans

    August 21, 2015

    If you’re looking out over your faba bean crop and wondering whether or not it’s ready to desiccate, you’re not alone.

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  • Pea Research Spotlight on Drought, Yield, and Nutrition

    July 20, 2015

    Peas, and pulses in general, are getting a lot of attention even as we gear up for the United Nations’ International Year of the Pulses.

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