Clubroot and Crop Insurance Coverage

Res #: 27-18M
Number: 27
Year: 2018
Midterm: Yes
Expired: No
Responses Received: No
Departments: Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation

WHEREAS canola is a primary crop in Saskatchewan;

WHEREAS clubroot is a real threat to canola and the agriculture economy;

WHEREAS fields that have a clubroot problem have a history of short canola rotations;

BE IT RESOLVED that SARM lobby the provincial government to deny crop insurance coverage to producers who seed canola consecutively on land.

View response from the Ministry of Agriculture