Imagine a plant with a pod, like a pea. Pulses are the seeds that come from inside those pods with the most common types of pulses are lentils, peas, chickpeas, beans and faba beans.
The United Nations has declared 2016 as the International Year of Pulses.
Pulses are a superfood!
Pulses are easy to include in your diet
Pulses are good for the environment
Saskatchewan is a major producer of pulses
Some resources to get you started: