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 June 12 to June 18, 2018

Across the province, seventy-five per cent of the pulse crops and fall and spring cereals are at their normal stages of development, while 70 per cent of the oilseeds are at their normal stages of development for this time of year, according to Saskatchewan Agriculture’s weekly Crop Report. 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 – June

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada has released the June 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 >