Saskatchewan Flax Development Commission

News & Events

The Flax Day will be held on March 14th in Regina.

AGT Lounge at Mosaic Stadium

Start at 8:30 until 4:30

Call the SaskFlax office at 306-664-1901 to register

or email saskflax@saskflax.com

Cost of $10 at the door

Click here for the Save the Date poster.

Agenda:

8:30     Registration

8:50     Welcoming remarks

9:00     Flax and Chickpea Intercropping – Michelle Hubbard, AAFC

9:45     Flax in your crop rotation – Michelle Beaith, SaskFlax

10:30   Break

11:00   Optimizing Phosphorus Management in Flax – Ramona Mohr, AAFC

11:30   Flax Outlook: What to Expect in 2019 – Marlene Boersch, Mercantile Consulting Inc.

12:15   Lunch

13:00   Considerations about the flax food market – tbd

13:45   The feed market for flax – Janna Moats, O&T Farms

14:30   Break

15:00   Royalty Models for flax – panel discussion and question session

                                                        Carla St. Croix, AAFC

                                                        Kofi Agblor, CDC

                                                        Richard Gray, UofS

                                                        Lorne Hadley, CPTA