Tag: Manitoba Pulse Growers Association

RealAg Crop Update: Chilly Nights & Average Daytime Temp Increase Frost Risk of Soybeans

The summer of 2013 is turning out to be nothing like the last two years, which may prove problematic for several first-time soybean growers in the province. While 2013 soybean acres likely did not hit the massive 1.3 million mark once estimated, there are likely about a million acres of the nitrogen-fixing crop out in… Read more »

The RealAg RoundTable: How High Will Manitoba Soybean Acres Go in 2013?

It’s no secret that Manitoba farmers have embraced soybeans — in just 10 years the crop has gone from an experiment to topping 800,000 acres in 2012. Once only suited to the rich soil and hot days of the Red River Valley, soybeans are now grown as far north as Arborg, east to Beausejour and… Read more »