chickpeas

Farmers can get a sneak peak on insured prices for crops through CropConnect on SCI Website

Farmers can get a sneak peak on insured prices for crops through CropConnect on SCI Website

Feb 28, 2024 | 2:45pm
An announcement of the Saskatchewan Crop Insurance program details for 2024 will be made the morning of Tuesday, March 5 in Melville by Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister David Marit. However, insured prices for the various crops are now available online. You won’t find the prices on the main part of the saskcropinsurance.com website, but if you’re […]
Research ongoing into “mystery” chickpea disease

Research ongoing into “mystery” chickpea disease

Jan 29, 2024 | 3:40pm
Some call it a “mystery chickpea disease” while researchers refer to it as an “emerging health issue” The problem surfaced in 2019 in the Gravelbourg, Assiniboia and Coronach regions of southern Saskatchewan.  It reappeared again the following year. Both those years featured early dry conditions followed by a big dump of rain.   Chickpea plants had […]