September 16, 2019
Saskatchewan Pulse Growers (SPG) adds two new Directors and retains an existing Director for another term after declaring acclamations to their Board following the close of SPG’s nomination period on September 14.
July 31, 2019
Saskatchewan Pulse Growers has been made aware of a grain company (and the potential for others) that will no longer be accepting lentils treated with glufosinate ammonium.
July 29, 2019
On July 19, Saskatchewan Pulse Growers was contacted by chickpea growers in southern Saskatchewan regarding a possible disease outbreak in chickpea fields.
July 25, 2019
As of July 23, 2019, the Canadian Grain Commission has revoked the licence of Chaplin Grain Corporation, of Chaplin, Saskatchewan.
July 24, 2019
Saskatchewan Pulse Growers (SPG) is providing $588,000 in support of lentil genomic research that is focused on improving end-use quality and nutritional traits in lentils.
July 15, 2019
As of July 11, 2019, the Canadian Grain Commission has suspended the licences of ILTA Grain Inc. of Surrey, British Columbia.
July 03, 2019
The Government of India has extended general fumigation derogation for all origins until December 31, 2019.
June 17, 2019
India increased import duty on lentils to 50% applicable to the United States only
June 06, 2019
The Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture’s (SMA) crop pest (insect and disease) surveys will begin shortly, which requires surveyors to enter into the fields.
June 03, 2019
Saskatchewan Pulse Growers (SPG) is calling on producers to ensure lentils are at the proper stage before applying glyphosate for pre-harvest weed control this growing season.