Supporting Local Producers

Saskatchewan is known worldwide as a consistent and reliable supplier of safe, high-quality grains, oilseeds, pulses and livestock.

What foods do our Saskatchewan producers and ranchers produce?

Did you know Saskatchewan has the biggest farms in Canada per acre worked and has over half of Canada’s total cultivated farmland?

Learn more about why Saskatchewan is ideal for growing food

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Latest Research

Aster yellow disease in spring wheat – a benchmark characterization and cultivar assessment

This project aims to address these gaps, by studying the expression of AY symptom in wheat using bioassays and leafhopper colonies recently developed to study the disease in canola. As well, several rapid molecular techniques were developed and are now routinely used to detect and identify AY strains in plant and insects.

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