Saskatchewan Flax Development Commission

Current Events

Jul 24, 2018
2018 Crop Diagnostic School
Jul 25, 2018
2018 Crop Diagnostic School

Producer Alerts

Saskatchewan Agriculture Crop Report for the Period of July 10 to July 16, 2018

Crops across the province are advancing quickly, according to Saskatchewan Agriculture’s weekly Crop Report. Eighty per cent of the fall cereals, 78 per cent of the spring cereals, 76 per cent of the oilseeds and 78 per cent of the pulse crops are at their normal stages of development for this time of year. MORE >

Saskatchewan Agriculture Crop Report for the Period of July 3 to July 9, 2018

Crops across the province are advancing nicely, according to Saskatchewan Agriculture’s weekly Crop Report. Eighty-one per cent of the fall cereals, 77 per cent of the spring cereals, 75 per cent of the oilseeds and 79 per cent of the pulse crops are at their normal stages of development for this time of year. The condition of the majority of crops ranges from fair to excellent. MORE >

Flax on the Farm - June edition

The June edition of Flax on the Farm. MORE >

Flax on the Farm - May edition

The May edition of Flax on the Farm. MORE >

Flax on the Farm - April Edition

Welcome to the new monthly agronomic information on flax. MORE >

2017 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 48.8% for 2017. 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 – July

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

SaskFlax Welcomes Flax Agronomist to the Team

SaskFlax hired Michelle Beaith as Flax Agronomist for the organization. Michelle will be providing flax agronomy information and helping to plan research funding opportunities for SaskFlax.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 >