SPG 2016 Regional Pulse Workshops

February 01, 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)

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


Saskatchewan Pulse Growers Strategic Plan

May 2015

Saskatchewan Pulse Growers has a new strategic plan.

View Strategic Plan