Saskatchewan Flax Development Commission

Current Events

Jan 08, 2018
SaskFlax Annual General Meeting
Jan 09, 2018
CropSphere 2018

Producer Alerts

Saskatchewan Agriculture Crop Report for the Period of September 12 to September 18, 2017

Rain showers last week delayed harvest for some producers but most were back in the field within a few days. Seventy-five per cent of the crop is now combined, up from 65 per cent last week. MORE >

2016 SR&ED Tax Credit for Research

The Scientific Research and Experimental Development tax credit for registered flax producers that paid and have not requested a rebate is 21.3% for 2016. MORE >

Flax Council of Canada Stewardship Program Update

Sampling and testing of producer stocks both current and farm-saved provided an effective tool in monitoring the progress toward the effort to clear Triffid from the flax production. MORE >

More Flax News

AAFC: Outlook for Principal Field Crops – August

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada has released the August report for Canada: Outlook for Principal Field Crops.MORE >

SaskFlax Director Election Results

The Saskatchewan Flax Development Commission election is complete and the results are available.MORE >

CGC Notice for Flax Variety Deregistration August 1, 2017

The Canadian Grain Commission news release about the deregistration of CDC Arras, Flanders and Somme on August 1, 2017.MORE >

Health Claim for Ground Flaxseed

Health Claim for ground flaxseed in Canada. Research confirms that daily consumption of five tablespoons (40 grams) of ground flaxseed will help to reduce cholesterol levels.MORE >