Welcome to the National Sunflower
Association of Canada’s Official Website
The National Sunflower Association of Canada (NSAC) is a national, non-for profit, producer-funded organization that works on behalf of the sunflower growers of Canada to promote and expand the industry, both internationally and domestically. The NSAC represents approximately 350 producers of both confectionary and oilseed sunflowers throughout the Prairie Provinces.
Latest News & Events
Are your properly identifying Sunflower Diseases?
Posted: August 24, 2016
Sunflower Diseases are starting to pop up as the sunflower crop matures. Do you know the difference between the various head and stock diseases that affect sunflowers?
It’s important a grower properly identifies the disease, to understand the disease cycle, damage and management for future years. Here is a quick layout depicting the various diseases. To read more, visit our Sunflower Production Guide – Disease section.
Sunflower News for June 17, 2016
Posted: June 17, 2016
Check out the latest newsletter for June 17, 2016 featuring current crop staging, the battle of cutworms and the first observed sign of sunflower rust in Manitoba.
Planting progress, cutworms and production timelines
Posted: June 3, 2016
Click here to read the latest sunflower newsletter for June 3, 2016 on sunflower planting progress, cutworms and production timelines.
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