2021 Premiere Pulse Virtual Series Session: Chickpeas
February 09, 2021
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
SPG is proud to announce the Premiere Pulse Virtual Series occurring Tuesday mornings from February 2 to March 23, 2021. In this session, you will learn more about important topics concerning chickpeas including diseases, intercropping, harvest management, and new varieties.
9:30 – 9:40 AM: Welcome & SPG update on chickpea plant health and chickpea breeding (Sherrilyn Phelps)
9:40 – 10:05 AM: Chickpea Diseases (Sherrilyn Phelps, Saskatchewan Pulse Growers and Ken Wall, Federated Co‑operatives Limited)
- Update on the chickpea plant health issue
- Ascochyta management and results of the fungicide insensitivity survey
10:05 – 10:15 AM: New Chickpea Varieties (Bunyamin Tar’an, Crop Development Centre)
10:15 – 10:40 AM: Intercropping Chickpeas and Flax (Lana Shaw, South East Research Farm)
10:40 – 11:05 AM: Harvest Management for Chickpeas & Ensuring Market Access (Greg Bartley, Pulse Canada)
11:05 – 11:30 AM: Agronomist Panel Discussion and Live Q&A
*CEU and CCSC credits available.