Pulse Video Report

Transportion and Market Access

Saskatchewan Pulse Growers and Pulse Canada are committed to ensuring that export markets for pulses remain open for our growers, and that grower voices and interests are represented around the table with transportation companies.


When to Harvest Pulse Crops - Lentils

Dale Risula, the Saskatchewan provincial crop specialist for special crops, discusses what you need to know when harvesting lentils.


Canada: Murad Al-Katib, AGT Food and Ingredients Inc.

In this video, learn about Murad Al-Katib, President and CEO of AGT Food and Ingredients Inc., the EY World Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 winner for Canada.


Planning your Pulse crops for 2017

Nevin Rosaasen, Policy & Program Specialist at Alberta Pulse Growers gives us a review on this years Pulse crops as well as some tips to have successful crop in 2017


New CASE IH Autonomous Tractor Introduced at Farm Progress Show 2016

Case IH unveiled an autonomous concept vehicle today at the Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa. The concept vehicle is a cabless Case IH row crop tractor that can operate autonomously with a wide range of field implements.



Pulse Report: Managing Herbicide Resistant Weeds in Pulse Crops.

Eric Johnson of the University of Saskatchewan provides some information on how farmers can manage herbicide resistant weeds in pulse crops.



Agronomy Overview of Summer Insect and Disease Issues

Sherrilyn Phelps, Agronomy Manager with Saskatchewan Pulse Growers provides an overview on summer insect and disease issues.



The New John Deere C850 Air Cart

Tyson Harris, Product Specialist at John Deere gives us an upclose look at the new John Deere C850 air cart including all the new features added to this largest model.



John Deere's New 1870 Air Seeder

Cody Wilkinson, Product Specialist at John Deere, tells us about the new features of the John Deere 1870 Air Hoe Drill including new RelativeFlow blockage software that alerts you off blockage in real



How the International Year of Pulses will impact the Canadian pulse market

Robyne Bowness, Pulse Research Scientist at Alberta Agriculture discusses how the International Year of Pulses will have an effect on consumer consumption of pulses and how that could effect demand for Canadian producer and the world market.



Tips on planning your pulse crops

Robyne Bowness, Pulse Reaseach with Alberta Agriculture gives us some helpful information to get you pulse crops started of strong for a better yield come harvest



Pulse Producers Can Improve Crop Health With Bayer CropScience's Delaro Fungicide.

Leighton Blashko of Bayer CropScience talks about the Year of Pulses and some of the exciting new products growers can use to increase crop health and yields.



Pulse Report News

What’s The Nutrient Value Of Wheat Straw?

By Paul Gross, Michigan State University Extension

As wheat harvest continues, the question always comes up regarding the value of wheat straw sold out of the field. ....read more

Managing Fields After Wheat Harvest

By Marilyn Thelen, Michigan State University Extension

With wheat harvest in Michigan coming to a close, nearly 500,000 acres of ground opened up. ....read more

USDA Export Sales Report


Net sales of 661,400 MT for delivery in the 2013/2014 marketing year were primarily for China (177,900 MT), Nigeria (122,300 MT, including ....read more

Crop Progress And Condition

By SDSU iGrow

USDA’s NASS South Dakota Field Office reported corn condition is rated at 75% good to excellent in South Dakota and 5% in the poor to very poor.....read more

Crop Progress And Condition

By SDSU iGrow

USDA’s NASS South Dakota Field Office reported corn condition is rated at 75% good to excellent in South Dakota and 5% in the poor to very poor.....read more

Weekly Crop Comments

By Dr. Aaron Smith, utk.edu.

Corn and wheat were down; cotton and soybeans were up for the week. ....read more

Low Test Weight Wheat Seen

By SDSU iGrow

Early harvest reports of low test weights are coming in from producers in south central and south western South Dakota....read more

USDA Export Sales Report


Net sales of 996,600 MT for delivery in the 2013/2014 marketing year were primarily for China ....read more

Falling Number As A Measure Of Pre-Harvest Sprouting: What Does It mean?

By Pierce Paul

As was explained in last week’s newsletter article, delayed harvest in association with repeated wetting of the wheat....read more

Wheat Quality And The "Falling Number" Test

By Dwane Miller, extension.psu.edu

The falling Number (FN) Test For Wheat Gives an Indication of the Amount of Sprout Damage ....read more

Despite Spring Cold And Rain, Ark Winter Wheat Springs To 2nd Highest Yield

By Mary Hightower

Despite a wet spring, Arkansas’ estimated 2013 winter wheat yield is 59 bushels per acre,....read more

Higher Cereal Grain and Oilseed Acres Reported at the Expense of Special Crops

By Bruce Cochrane

A weather and crop specialist with CWB reports, despite this year's late start to spring seeding,....read more

U.S Wheat Price Report

By uswheat.org

All three wheat futures markets closed higher this week due to strong export sales and a bullish USDA report. ....read more

Wheat Harvest: Minimizing The Risk of Fusarium Head Scab Losses

By Martin Nagelkirk, msu.edu

In preparation for wheat harvest, growers are reminded to be prepared to take steps to help insure they achieve the best quality grain possible from their crop.....read more

USDA Crop Production


USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service is suspending a number of statistical surveys and reports for ....read more

Late-season Rainfall, Late Harvest And Wheat Grain Quality

By Laura Lindsey, osu

The month of June was fairly cool which resulted in an extended grain fill period. ....read more

Hessian Fly Observed In Spring Wheat

By ndsu

All wheat planted area for 2013 is estimated at 56.5 million acres, up 1 percent from 2012. The 2013 winter wheat planted area ....read more

Wheat Diseases Update: Cereal Rusts And Bacterial Leaf Streak Appearing In Wheat Fields

By Emmanuel Byamukama

Scouting for winter wheat diseases was done in Davison, Douglas, Brule, Charles Mix, Lyman, Aurora, Hughes, Hand, Kingsbury and Brookings ....read more

Winter wheat harvest looks promising

By Purdue University

Weather conditions during the spring and early summer promoted long grain fill for wheat and are returning high yields for ....read more

“Black” Wheat Heads

By Purdue University

Wheat harvest is underway or rapidly approaching in most areas of the state. Foliage diseases such as Septoria leaf blotch ....read more

USDA Grain Stocks & Acreage Report Released

By Farms.com Media

The USDA released its much anticipated Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimates report today at 11:00 am CST.....read more

Freeze Damage Symptoms In Irrigated Wheat

By Jim Shroyer

Freeze damage is showing up in at least two different ways in irrigated wheat as the crop nears harvest.....read more

Resistance Gene Found Against Ug99 Wheat Stem Rust Pathogen

By Eduard Akhunov

It identifies the stem rust resistance gene named Sr35, and appears alongside a study from an Australian group that identifies ....read more

English Grain Aphid On Wheat In South Dakota

By Ada Szczepaniec, SDSU

The English grain aphid, Sitobion avenae, has been found in South Dakota in high numbers on wheat.....read more