waste straw

Proposed $350-million straw pulp mill in Regina topic of upcoming open house meeting

Aug 13, 2021 | 6:14am

A proposed $350-million wheat straw based pulp mill for Regina will be the topic of an open house meeting later this month. Red Leaf Pulp CEO Martin Pudlas, says the meeting will enable the public to ask any questions about the proposal. He says the facility will turn waste straw into paper products but will […]

Sask. Ag Minister applauds federal money being dedicated to new waste straw plant

Jul 12, 2021 | 5:17am

The province’s Innovation Saskatchewan is providing almost 400 thousand dollars to support Red Leaf Pulp. Red Leaf Pulp announced plans last month to build Canada’s first waste straw processing plant for 350 million dollars. Agriculture minister David Marit says the provincial support follows a move by Ottawa to provide almost 500 thousand dollars for the […]

APAS welcomes new wheat straw plant for Regina

Jun 2, 2021 | 6:44am

Saskatchewan’s general farm group welcomes the announcement of a $350-million wheat straw processing plant in Regina. Red Leaf Pulp says the plant will have capacity to produce 182,000 tons of market pulp a year from straw. APAS president Todd Lewis says the facility offers farmers a marketing opportunity for waste wheat straw. He is not […]