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Manitoba Pulse & Soybean Growers strengthens program delivery, hires three summer students

Posted: May 12, 2016

Carman, MB – Manitoba Pulse and Soybean Growers (MPSG) is strengthening its commitment to deliver value to pulse and soybean farmers across the province. The association has hired three summer students focused exclusively on conducting independent research, implementing the association’s...

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MPSG Welcomes Manitoba’s New Agriculture Minister

Posted: May 3, 2016

Carman, MB – May 3, 2016 – The Manitoba Pulse & Soybean Growers (MPSG) wants to extend a friendly Manitoba welcome and a hearty congratulations to the province’s recently appointed agriculture minister, Ralph Eichler. Premier Brian Pallister announced his 12-person...

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MPSG Hires On-Farm Technician, Communications Director

Posted: April 12, 2016

Carman, MB – April 12, 2016 – Agriculture researcher Greg Bartley and communications professional Toban Dyck are joining the Manitoba Pulse & Soybean Growers (MPSG) team, the association is pleased to announce. The additions represent an exciting time for MPSG,...

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MPSG’s Board of Directors elects new Chair, Vice-Chair

Posted: April 6, 2016

Carman, MB – April 6, 2016 – The Manitoba Pulse & Soybean Growers Association is pleased to announce the election of Jason Voth as Chair of its Board of Directors, and Frank Prince as Vice-Chair. Voth, an edible bean, soybean...

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New Soybean Variety Awaiting EU Approval

Posted: April 5, 2016

Carman, MB – As of April 5, 2016 Monsanto’s Round Up Ready 2 Xtend soybeans have yet to receive regulatory approval from the European Union, one of the most valuable markets for Canadian soybeans, with an export value of more...

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Kid Bean Debuts to Enthusiastic Crowds!

Posted: March 1, 2016

Carman, MB – A six-foot tall kidney bean wearing sneakers and a baseball cap is now touring Manitoba with the message that pulses are good for people and good for the planet. Kid Bean, the new mascot for Manitoba Pulse...

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Kid Bean and the Bean Team

Posted: February 23, 2016

Say hello to Kid Bean! Six feet tall and forever young-at-heart, Kid Bean is traveling Manitoba, meeting people of all ages and helping them learn more about pulse crops. Along with good friends Lindsey and Brandon, Kid Bean is ready...

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Posted: February 23, 2016

To celebrate and promote pulses during the 2016 International Year of Pulses, Manitoba Pulse & Soybeans Growers (MPSG) has launched the Why Pulses? Challenge for schools and community groups. In 2016, MPSG will award $50,000 to deserving ideas that increase...

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Pulse Crop Prices Jump

Posted: February 18, 2016

The low loonie, bad weather in India and the International Year of Pulses are contributing to record-breaking prices for pulse crops in 2016. Read the CBC News story.

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MPSG Launches ‘Pulse Pledge’ Campaign

Posted: January 8, 2016

Winnipeg, MB – Manitoba Pulse and Soybean Growers (MPSG) has launched a province-wide, year-long campaign to deliver the message that pulses are good for people and good for the planet. In 2016, Manitobans of all ages will be encouraged to...

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