Prairies East Sustainable Agriculture Initiative Inc.

Prairies East Sustainable Agriculture Initiative Inc. logoLocated in Arborg with sites in Beausejour, MB, PESAI conducts applied research and technology transfer in general forage, grains, oilseeds and water management (tile drainage and excess moisture).  Specialty area of applied research includes:  forage adaptation testing, new cropping opportunities, water management (e.g. very significant tile drainage research site with some irrigation capacity), management under high moisture conditions and fertility issues in watersheds.

Contact(s)

Nirmal Hari
Diversification Specialist
Manitoba Agriculture
204-391-3623
nirmal.hari@gov.mb.ca 

James Lindal
Diversification Technician
Manitoba Agriculture
204-641-0064
james.lindal@gov.mb.ca

Britney Gilson
Diversification Technician
Manitoba Agriculture
204-641-4640
britney.gilson@gov.mb.ca

 

Eugene Delorme
Technician
PESAI

 

Left to Right: James Lindal, Arik Lindal, Eugene DeLorme, Kate Letexier, Britney Gilson, Nirmal Hari

Board of Directors

Adrien Grenier (Chair) Woodridge
Wayne Foubert (Vice Chair) Ste Anne
Linda Loewen  Riverton               
Brian Kurbis  Beausejour
Andy Buehlmann  Arborg
Scott Duguid Arnes
Tim Shumilak  East Selkirk
David King  Arborg
Hans-Peter Pausenwein  Whitemouth

 

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News

Harvest Season started at Manitoba’s Crop Diversification Centres!

Mid August marks the start of the harvest season for farmers around Manitoba. Its also the start of plot harvesting at the Manitoba’s Crop Diversification Centres. Plots of winter wheat, fall rye, spring wheat, barley, oats, lentils, peas, and mustard are being or...

Governments Invest More Than $4.8 Million for Agriculture Research

May 24, 2019 GOVERNMENTS INVEST MORE THAN $4.8 MILLION FOR AGRICULTURE RESEARCH As part of the Canadian Agricultural Partnership, the Canadian and Manitoba governments are investing more than $4.8 million for 22 projects under the Ag Action Manitoba Research and...

Growing Organic?

Manitoba Organic Alliance highlights; Phosphorus in your cropping system Composted vs. raw manure Research update — Parkland Crop Diversification Centre Equipment Review What you missed in the coffee shop!...

CMCDC Crop Diversification Tour 2018

The field tour on July 31st, saw over 45 participants come to Carberry to learn about a number of challenges facing many different crops in the region, some well established and others just building momentum. The tour was an opportunity for attendees to learn more...

Harvesting at Diversification Centres

Harvesting has begun at all four Crop Diversification Centres. Data collection and analysis is ongoing and trial results will be available later this fall under the Results section

Upcoming Events

Oct23
Manitoba AG EX 2019

October 23-26, 2019, Exhibition

Nov17
Manitoba Farm Women Conference

November 17-19, 2019, Farm and Rural Women

Jan21
Manitoba Ag Days

January 21-23, 2020, Trade Show

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