SPG 2016 Regional Pulse Workshops

February 01, 2016

8:00AM-3:30PM

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)
     

North Battleford 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 Breeders

10:30 a.m. Networking and Refreshment Break

11:15 a.m. Soil Fertility – Jeff Schoenau, Professor, University of Saskatchewan

11:45 a.m. Lunch

12:45 p.m. Weed Control  – Eric Johnson, Research Assistant, University of Saskatchewan 

1:30 p.m. Local Pulse Production Concerns – Erin Campbell, Regional Crops Specialist (North Battleford 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

Featured

Saskatchewan Pulse Growers Strategic Plan

May 2015

Saskatchewan Pulse Growers has a new strategic plan.

View Strategic Plan