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Services provided by the Ministry of Agriculture are available in the office, online and right in the field to ensure that farmers, ranchers and industry have access to research, production and business information, risk management tools and Ministry services.


1. Information for Farmers, Ranchers, and Agribusiness

Crops and Irrigation

Your gateway to Saskatchewan Agriculture's crop information.


Your gateway to Saskatchewan Agriculture's livestock information.

Market Trends

A weekly update of Canadian and United States crops and livestock commodity prices.


AGRIVIEW is published 4 times a year and delivered to approximately 40, 000 households in Saskatchewan. Agriview is a valuable resource for farmers and ranchers with  information on the latest innovations  in technology, research and marketing.

Crop Report

The Crop Report is a weekly summary of Saskatchewan crop conditions and precipitation during the growing season, starting April 1st each year and running for approximately 27 weeks.


2. Plans and Annual Reports

Plan for 2019-20

The plan for 2019-20 reflects the Government’s goals of sustaining growth and opportunities for Saskatchewan people, meeting the challenges of growth, securing a better quality of life for all Saskatchewan people and delivering responsive and responsible government.

For previous Ministry plans, please visit Prior Year Plans, Reports and Guiding Documents.

Annual Reports

The Ministry of Agriculture's 2017-18 Annual Report presents the ministry’s activities and results for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2018. It reports to the public and elected officials on public commitments made and other key accomplishments of the Ministry.


3. Programs and services

Agriculture Research

Discover more about Saskatchewan’s agricultural research and development. Find out about programs such as the Agriculture Development Fund, or the Saskatchewan Agri-Value Initiative. These programs highlight the technology and knowledge behind a competitive and profitable agriculture industry.

Crown Lands

To promote the sustainable and integrated use of Crown land while providing opportunities for diversification and economic growth. Lands Branch also administers the Saskatchewan Pastures Program.

Regional Offices

The Regional Office Teams are located in ten Regional Offices around the province. Specialist in each office are available in the office or out in the field to provide farmers, ranchers, producer groups, and industry players with access to production as well as business information and services.

Canadian Agricultural Partnership

Through consultation with producers, industry, and other stakeholders, Canadian Agricultural Partnership programming in Saskatchewan was developed to help the agricultural sector innovate, grow and prosper. Investments in strategic initiatives will drive outcomes in six priority areas:  

See our full list of programs and services.

4. Ministers and managers

Hon. David Marit
Hon. David Marit, Minister

Minister's Office

Phone (306) 787-0338
Fax (306) 787-0630
Mailing Address Room 334, Legislative Building, 2405 Legislative Drive, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B3
Rick Burton, Deputy Minister of Agriculture

Deputy Minister's Office

Phone (306) 787-8077
Fax (306) 787-2393
Mailing Address Room 101, 3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
Penny McCall, Assistant Deputy Minister, Regulatory and Innovation

Deputy Minister's Office

Phone (306) 787-5247
Fax (306) 787-2393
Mailing Address Room 101, 3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
Shawn Gibson, Executive Director

Agriculture Research Branch

Phone (306) 787-9768
Mailing Address Room 130,3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
Angela Hall, Executive Director

Communications Branch

Phone (306) 787-2359
Fax (306) 787-0216
Mailing Address Room 101, 3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
Michele Arscott, Executive Director

Corporate Services Branch

Phone (306) 787-5211
Fax (306) 787-9623
Mailing Address Room 226 - 3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
Vacant, Executive Director

Crops and Irrigation Branch

Phone (306) 787-8061
Fax (306) 787-0428
Mailing Address Room 125, 3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
Wally Hoehn, Executive Director

Lands Branch

Phone (306) 787-1045
Fax (306) 787-5180
Mailing Address B5 - 3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
Grant Zalinko, Executive Director

Livestock Branch

Phone (306) 787-6607
Fax (306) 787-1315
Mailing Address Room 202, 3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
Jonathan Greuel, Executive Director

Policy Branch

Phone (306) 787-5834
Fax (306) 787-5134
Mailing Address Room 302, 3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
David Loewen, Acting - Executive Director

Programs Branch

Phone (306) 787-8095
Mailing Address Room 329, 3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
Kevin France, Executive Director

Regional Services Branch

Phone (306) 787-5018
Fax (306) 787-9623
Mailing Address Room 226, 3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
James Kettel, Executive Director

Trade & Value-Added Branch

Phone (306) 787-5139
Fax (306) 787-5134
Mailing Address 302 - 3085 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B1
Shawn Jaques, President & CEO

Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation (SCIC)

Phone (306) 728-7242
Fax (306) 728-7260
Mailing Address 484 Prince William Drive, Box 3000, Melville, SK, Canada, S0A 2P0

5. Forms and publications

You can find all publications for this ministry in the Publications Centre.

6. Legislation

The following acts and regulations are administered by the Ministry of Agriculture. The url links below are provided by consent of the Queen’s Printer for Saskatchewan pursuant to the Government of Saskatchewan copyright policies. Printed copies of the legislation are also available through the Queen’s Printer website. To order or subscribe, please visit If you don’t have Adobe Readers on your system, you can download it for free.

View complete list of Ministry of Agriculture documents


7. News releases

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