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Pulse pioneer Al Slinkard honoured

His lifelong commitment to developing the Prairie pulse industry was recognized with the Pulse Legacy Award

Pulse crop researcher Al Slinkard was honoured recently by the Saskatchewan Pulse Growers (SPG) and Food Day Canada for his tremendous contribution to the province’s pulse industry. Slinkard, was presented with the Pulse Legacy Award on the 10th anniversary of Food Day Canada, Aug. 3. “Dr. Slinkard is widely known by growers, researchers, and processors