2021 Premiere Pulse Virtual Series Session: Faba Beans
March 16, 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 faba beans including diseases, agronomy, market development, and varieties.
9:30 – 9:40 AM: Welcome & SPG update on new varieties, investments in faba bean research, and market development outreach (Constance Chiremba)
9:40 – 10:05 AM: Faba Bean Disease (Syama Chatterton, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Lethbridge)
- Identification and management
- Foliar disease
- Vascular wilts
10:05 – 10:15 AM: Faba Bean Varieties (Laurie Friesen, Saskatchewan Pulse Growers)
10:15 – 10:40 AM: Agronomy of Growing Faba Beans (Kara Annand, Ag Grow Consulting)
10:40 – 11:05 AM: Faba Bean Market Development (Hailey Jeffries, Prairie Fava, Kyle Luchia, AGT Food & Ingredients, and Brad Goudy, Faba Canada)
11:05 – 11:30 AM: Agronomist Panel Discussion and Live Q&A
*CEU and CCSC credits available.