SPG 2016 Regional Pulse Workshops

February 03, 2016


SPG is partnering with the Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture again this year to host winter regional meetings.

These meetings will take place February 1-4, 2016 in the following locations:

  • Monday, February 1 - North Battleford (Dekker Centre)
  • Tuesday, February 2 - Rosetown (Rosetown and District Civic Centre)
  • Wednesday, February 3 - Swift Current (Stockade Building, Exhibition Grounds)
  • Thursday, February 4 - Regina (Salon BC, Queensbury Downs, Evraz Place)

Swift Current Agenda (print version)

8:30 a.m. Trade Show Opens

9:05 a.m. Opening Remarks and Introductions

9:15 a.m. Saskatchewan Pulse Growers Update -  Carl Potts

9:30 a.m. Variety Update – Crop Development Centre

10:30 a.m. Networking and Refreshment Break

11:15 a.m. Weed Control  – John Ippolito, Regional Crops Specialist (Kindersley Regional Office, Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture)

11:45 a.m. Lunch

12:45 p.m. Soil Fertility – Jeff Schoenau, Professor, University of Saskatchewan

1:30 p.m. Local Pulse Production Concerns – Shannon Chant, Regional Crops Specialist (Swift Current Regional Office, Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture)

1:45 p.m. Pulse Production Panel

2:15 p.m. Networking and Refreshment Break

2:30 p.m. Market Outlook – Marlene Boersch

3:30 p.m. Closing Remarks

To register, call the Ag Knowledge Centre at 1-866-457-2377

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Lori Chapman at lchapman@saskpulse.com, or 306-668-5556.


Saskatchewan Pulse Growers Strategic Plan

May 2015

Saskatchewan Pulse Growers has a new strategic plan.

View Strategic Plan