APAS is hiring: Assistant General Manager https://apas.ca/news-and-events/news/apas-is-hiring-assistant-general-manager The Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan requires an Assistant General Manager to join our team and help continue to grow and engage our membership.  The APAS Assistant General Manager will have primary responsibility for the organization’s membership program; including relations with participating Rural Municipalities and Associate members, strategic planning... APAS expresses grave concern over Canola exports to China https://apas.ca/news-and-events/news/apas-expresses-grave-concern-over-canola-exports-to-china March 22, 2019 – For Immediate Release – The Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan is expressing grave concern about a shutdown of Canadian canola exports to China. “Producers are weeks away from planting the 2019 crop, and a trade issue with our largest Canola seed customer is a very disturbing development and creates a lot of economic uncertainty for... APAS pleased with 2019 Provincial Budget, but cautions the future need for Business Risk Management program enhancements https://apas.ca/news-and-events/news/apas-pleased-with-2019-provincial-budget-but-cautions-the-future-need-for-business-risk-management-program-enhancements March 20, 2019 – For Immediate Release - The Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan is generally satisfied with the direction of the 2019 Saskatchewan Budget.“We are pleased to see that the Provincial Budget preserves the programs that producers rely on, like Crop Insurance and agricultural research,” said APAS President Todd Lewis. “We are also pleased that the... RELEASE: 2019 Federal budget a mixed-bag for Prairie Agriculture: APAS https://apas.ca/news-and-events/news/release-2019-federal-budget-a-mixed-bag-for-prairie-agriculture-apas March 19, 2019 – For Immediate Release – The Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan is describing the 2019 Federal budget as a mixed bag, with both negative and positive elements.“It appears that the government has listened to our concerns and will provide a solution to the Cardlock situation before the April 1st implementation of the Carbon Tax,” APAS President... RELEASE: APAS supports provincial funding for Saskatchewan Conservation and Development Association https://apas.ca/news-and-events/news/release-apas-supports-provincial-funding-for-saskatchewan-conservation-and-development-association Read the full release HERE. Latest issue of Saskatchewan Farmers' Voice is out! https://apas.ca/news-and-events/news/latest-issue-of-saskatchewan-farmers-voice-is-out The February 2019 edition of Saskatchewan Farmers' Voice has been sent out to every farm mailbox in Saskatchewan and is available to read online!Read it HERE.Please note the next issue will be out in late April, if you are interested in advertising in the next issue of Saskatchewan Farmers' Voice, click here to find out deadlines and pricing. RELEASE: APAS calls for immediate action on how farm fuel is taxed https://apas.ca/news-and-events/news/release-apas-calls-for-immediate-action-on-how-farm-fuel-is-taxed Read the full release HERE. RELEASE: APAS welcomes new federal Ag Minister https://apas.ca/news-and-events/news/release-apas-welcomes-new-federal-ag-minister Read the full release here. NEW Member Benefit - Disability Insurance https://apas.ca/news-and-events/news/new-member-benefit---disability-insurance APAS is pleased to announce that we have partnered with The Co-operators and The Edge Benefits to offer our members valuable disability insurance to provide income protection and business overhead expense coverage in the event of an injury as part of the Member Benefits Program.Naturally, farmers insure their physical assets, but very few have income or business overhead protection to protect... APAS argues against federal carbon tax in court https://apas.ca/news-and-events/news/apas-arguing-against-federal-carbon-tax-in-court-today APAS appeared in court in Regina on Wednesday, February 13 as an intervenor in the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal reference case on the federal carbon tax. As the only farm organization granted intervenor status in the case, we are proud to have stood up for farmers and ranchers on this issue.If you missed the live stream, you can watch the APAS lawyer's 15 minute...