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Manitoba spring flood outlook released

Risk of overland flooding in Manitoba is generally minor to moderate as the run-off potential is normal to below normal across the province, according to the Hydrologic Forecast Centre of Manitoba Infrastructure and Transportation’s first 2016 spring flood outlook. >> Read full article

AB crop varieties fact sheets available online

Three crop varietal fact sheets have been posted to the Alberta Agriculture and Forestry website to help producers make sound decisions when deciding which varieties to grow. >> Read full article

Saskatchewan Soils and Crops Conference

The University of Saskatchewan’s annual Soils and Crops Workshop is a two day event offering updates on current research being conducted in the areas of soils, crops and economics by researchers, faculty and graduate students from across Western Canada. >> Read full article

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Spotlight on fababean

Fababean has received increasing attention – and research dollars – over the last five years. Two new studies in Saskatchewan, working in tandem with the University of Saskatchewan’s breeding program, aim to develop best practices for the crop, and the timing couldn’t be better. In 2015, more than 100,000 acres were planted to fababean in the province. A string of disappointing years have left pea growers looking for a replacement rotational pulse, and fababean is a good fit. But it’s also a booming business in its own right. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

Direct Farm Marketing Conference, Manitoba

March 11-12, 2016
Location: Canad Inns, Portage la Prairie, MB >> More Info

Saskatchewan Soils and Crops Conference

March 15-16, 2016
Location: Prairieland Park, Saskatoon >> More Info

Emerging Technologies for Global Food Security Conference

June 14-16, 2016
Location: Delta Bessborough, Saskatoon >> More Info