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Crop Report For the Period June 26 to July 2, 2018

Crop District 8 – Hudson Bay, Tisdale, Melfort, Carrot River, Humboldt, Kinistino, Cudworth and Aberdeen areas;
Crop District 9AE – Prince Albert, Choiceland and Paddockwood areas

Crops are advancing quickly and are in relatively good condition overall. Rainfall last week was welcomed but more will be needed in the coming weeks to help crops develop and fill. Read more about Crop Report For the Period June 26 to July 2, 2018

GreenTec Holdings Ltd

GreenTec Announces Saskatchewan Retail Cannabis Development

Kelowna, BC – June 4, 2018 – GreenTec Holdings Ltd. (“GreenTec”) and Black Birch Capital Acquisition III Corp. (TSXV: BBC.H) (“Black Birch”) are pleased to announce that the company has been selected to apply for a cannabis retail permit by the Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority (SLGA). Read more about GreenTec Announces Saskatchewan Retail Cannabis Development

Crop Report Infog May 8-14 2018

CROP REPORT FOR THE PERIOD MAY 8 TO 14, 2018

Thanks to good seeding conditions, Saskatchewan producers made up the time lost in previous weeks.  Thirty-five per cent of the crop is now in the ground, just ahead of the five-year (2013-2017) seeding average of 32 per cent for this time of year. Crops are starting to emerge. Read more about CROP REPORT FOR THE PERIOD MAY 8 TO 14, 2018

Crop Report May 1-7 2018

Crop Report for the Period May 1 to 7, 2018

Seeding is underway for many producers, with more expecting to hit the field in the coming week. Nine per cent of the crop is now in the ground, behind the five-year (2013-2017) seeding average of 19 per cent for this time of year. A slow start to spring has delayed field operations in much of the province. Read more about Crop Report for the Period May 1 to 7, 2018

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Crop Report For the Period April 24 to 30, 2018

A cool and late spring has delayed field work across the province.  However, seeding has started in the southern areas.  In most other areas, harrowing and pre-seeding herbicide and fertilizer applications are taking place.  Many producers will be seeding within the week. Field conditions vary greatly across the province.  The southern regions are dry and […]

Automatic PST Refunds on Certain Types of Insurance

Policy holders of crop, livestock, hail, margin/income, life and health insurance in Saskatchewan will soon receive a sales tax refund or credit from their insurance provider. Refunds and credits are automatic, meaning no action is required of policy holders. Read more about Automatic PST Refunds on Certain Types of Insurance

Recent Snowfall Increases Spring Runoff Outlook

Today, the Water Security Agency (WSA) released the April spring runoff forecast. Snowfall across most of Saskatchewan was well above normal in March, increasing the runoff potential across the province with northern and southern Saskatchewan showing two different outlooks. Read more about Recent Snowfall Increases Spring Runoff Outlook