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Alberta Pulse Growers have print resources and recipe sheets available free of charge for educators, dietitians, and home cooks. Order yours today!

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Alberta Pulses from Coast to Coast

Alberta Pulse Growers is pleased to share 10 new recipes inspired by Canada’s 150th birthday! These recipes celebrate regional Canadian cuisine while highlighting pulses grown right here in Alberta.

Baking with Pulses (2017)

An informative 36-page book with tips on how to buy, store, and bake pulses, as well as recipes for breads, biscuits, muffins, squares, cookies, cakes, and pies.

Culinary Adventures with Pulses

Four exciting split pea recipes: an enticing crostini appetizer, a thin-crust vegetarian pizza, a warm and hearty soup, and a Mediterranean salad.

Guide to Cooking

A two-page sheet that answers common questions about soaking, cooking times, and making puréed pulses. Recommended for displays or clients who need pulse soaking and cooking summary.

Tried & True Recipe Book

A 36-page booklet featuring our favourite “tried & true” recipes, a few new dishes to try and information on buying, storing, cooking and baking with pulses!

Pulses: Farm to Table Workbook

Alberta Pulse Growers is pleased to share this workbook with health professionals, teacher, and community leaders who are interested in doing their own pulse food demonstrations or pulse workshops with their clients and students.

Enjoying Canned Pulses!

A two-sided sheet with helpful tips when using canned pulses as well as five tasty things to do with a can of chickpeas, black beans and white beans.

Multimedia Resources

Check out the Creating Awareness video series developed during 2016 International Year of Pulses. The series of three videos highlight the main attributes of pulses: better nutrition, healthy outcomes and environmental sustainability.

Better Nutrition

Healthy Outcomes

Environmental Sustainability

Pulses: from Farm to Table Presentation

Alberta Pulse Growers is pleased to offer Pulses: Farm to Table presentation for use in the classroom or community setting. 

This colourful 24 slide PowerPoint presentation provides information on what pulses are, which pulses are grown in Alberta, why farmers grow pulses, as well as the nutrition and health benefits of pulses. 

All the background information is included in the “notes” pages on each slide and the presentation coordinates with the Pulses: from Farm to Table workbook.

Pulses: from Farm to Table