Pulse Beat

Pulse Beat is the official publication of the Manitoba Pulse & Soybean Growers. Published 3 times per year, Pulse Beat delivers the following soybean and pulse information to our grower members:

  • Research results
  • Production information
  • Policy updates
  • Association business
  • News and events
  • Recipes and consumer education

In a survey of our grower members in Fall 2012, 83% of respondents indicated that they read Pulse Beat magazine and is regarded as one of the best producer group publications in Canada.

PB 78 Cover
Summer 2016

Featuring: Minding Your MRLs; The Ultimate Soybean Challenge: the quest to maximize soybean yield and profitability in Manitoba; 2016 Approved Funding for Research; 206 Dryt Bean Grower Surrvey Results; Soy Canada update; Pulse Canada update; Q&A with Keystone Ag Producers President...

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Pulse Beat 77 COVER
Spring 2016

Featuring: Ag Minister Helps Launch International Year of Pulses in Manitoba Call for Farmers to Participate in On-Farm Network Non-GM Soybeans Variety Testing Under Organic Conditions P Management for Soybeans-What Did We Learn? Spring (2016)

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Fall/Winter 2015

Packed with content for farmers and consumers, the Fall/Winter 2015 edition of 'Pulse Beat' magazine is here!

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Summer (2015)

Featuring: Quality of 2014 Canadian Soybeans; Soy Crush Plant Would Benefit Manitoba; Agronomic Research – Set Yourself Some Standards; Economics of White Mould Fungicide; 2015 Approved Funding for Research Summer 2015

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Spring (March 2015)

Featuring: A New Name for MPGA; Plating Pulses: A New Scene for Beans;  On-Farm Network Call for Farmers; Faba Bean – Makes a Resurgence on the Prairies Spring 2015

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Fall/Winter (December 2014)

In this issue: New Field Research Equipment Arrives; Intercropping Pea and Canola; Suitability of Pinto and Navy Bean for Direct Harvest; Soybean Multiple Seeding Dates – Field Scale Environment Fall/Winter Edition  **With Recipe Correction

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PB #72_Summer 2014_Cover
Summer (June 2014)

In this issue: Involving growers in the research process – MPGA On-Farm Network®; Hiring professional advice for your farm – Manitoba Institute of Agrologists; MASC Insurance test area crop yields fare well in 2013; Soybean insect and disease scouting calendar; In...

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Spring (March 2014)

Featured in this issue: Three Aussies abroad – Pulse Agronomy Team Study Tour; Organic Soybean Production in Manitoba; Anthracnose – What Edible Bean Growers Need to Remember; Membership survey response – What core activities should MPGA focus on?    ...

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Fall/Winter (December) 2013

The Fall/Winter 2013 issue features research reports on Phosphorus Management for Soybeans, MPGA’s Soybean On-Farm Trials, an Update on Soybean Cyst Nematode, and more. Also included in this issue is an overview on how levy dollars are used and an...

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Summer (June) 2013

In  this issue: MASC announces new insurance test areas; Final results are in! – 2012-13 Membership Survey; Pulse Variety Testing – Can we accelerate the release of data?; Field of vision: Soybean Diseases 101 – How to recognize a problem.  ...

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