Saskatchewan Flax Development Commission

Producer Alerts

Saskatchewan Agriculture Crop Report for the Period of July 12 to July 18, 2016

Crops across the province are developing normally, according to Saskatchewan Agriculture’s weekly Crop Report. Fifty-three per cent of the fall cereals, 69 per cent of the oilseeds, 67 per cent of the spring cereals and 65 per cent of the pulses are at their normal developmental stages for this time of year. MORE >

2015 SR&ED Tax Credit for Research

The Scientific Research and Experimental Development tax credit for registered flax producers that paid and have not requested a rebate is 19.01% for 2015. MORE >

Flax Council of Canada Stewardship Program Update

Sampling and testing of producer stocks both current and farm-saved provided an effective tool in monitoring the progress toward the effort to clear Triffid from the flax production. MORE >

More Flax News

AAFC: Outlook for Principal Field Crops – June

The AAFC June Outlook for Principal Field Crops has been released. The report for flax is very similar to the May report. The average price range has narrowed to 440-470 per tonne.MORE >

Health Claim for Ground Flaxseed

Health Claim for ground flaxseed in Canada. Research confirms that daily consumption of five tablespoons (40 grams) of ground flaxseed will help to reduce cholesterol levels.MORE >