For Researchers

MPSG 2017 Call for Research Proposals (CFP)

Manitoba Pulse & Soybean Growers (MPSG) prioritizes investment into scientific research that aims to ensure profitability for farmers, answer relevant production questions, discover new opportunities and increase the long term sustainability of the pulse and soybean industry in Manitoba.

Each year, the MPSG research committee releases an updated list of research priorities and subsequent Call for Proposals. To receive the list of research priorities, proposal submission guidelines and proposal templates, join the research distribution list by contacting MPSG Research Manager, Laryssa Grenkow

The 2017 CFP is now closed.  Thank you for your proposal submissions.  The research committee will distribute funding notification letters by February 20, 2017.

Pulse and Soybean Cluster

In partnership with other provincial commodity organizations, MPSG is preparing for the release of the next federal-provincial-territorial agriculture policy framework. For details regarding research priorities identified by industry or details regarding the proposal submission process, contact MPSG Research Manager, Laryssa Grenkow

For the projects under the Pulse Cluster stream, the call for Letters of Intent (LOI) is now open.  Please find the memo outlining industry priorities here and the LOI submission template here.

Dates to remember for Pulse Cluster:

Deadline for submission of LOIs – December 15, 2016

Call for full research proposals – January 23, 2017

Deadline for full proposals for selected LOIs – March 15, 2017

For projects under the Soybean Cluster stream, the call for LOIs will open November 25th at which more information will be made available.