Enhancing world markets for Saskatchewan pulses through secondary processing and value added research

  • Beans
  • Chickpeas
  • Faba Beans
  • Lentils
  • Peas
  • Value-Added

Lead Investigator(s)

Peter Frohlich

Lead Investigator(s) Institution

Canadian International Grains Institute (CIGI)

Objective

To enhance Canada’s image as a supplier of quality pulses and to support the domestic industry in value-added initiatives.

Outcome

Information was provided to pulse breeders and stakeholders on the quality of peas and lentils produced in Canada and those grown in a competitors market in order to increase marketability and demand of Canadian pulses.

Processing

SPG Contribution

$369,341.00

Project Status

Complete

Duration/Timeline of Project (Year to Year)

2010 - 2015

Co-funders

Manitoba Pulse and Soybean Growers