News Releases

rare earth elements at src
August 27, 2020
View the news release on the Government of Saskatchewan website. Today, the Government of Saskatchewan announced $31 million in funding for a Rare Earth Processing Facility in Saskatchewan – deliverin...
src tests methane reduction tech at well site
June 30, 2020
The Government of Saskatchewan is investing $400,000, as part of its Methane Action Plan (MAP), to support field-testing research on innovative methane emission reduction technologies. Oil and gas pro...
src employee safely analyzes uranium sample
June 01, 2020
Today the Government of Saskatchewan and SRC announced a new $15-million project that will bring immediate jobs to Saskatchewan’s construction industry and long-term impacts to Saskatchewan’s mining a...
drought on the prairies
December 17, 2018
The Ministry of Government Relations has released a Saskatchewan Flood and Natural Hazard Risk Assessment that provincial and local officials can use as an initial planning tool for potential long-ter...
src economic impact graphic 2018
September 18, 2018
SRC saw a record high year for its economic impact assessment results in 2017-18. During this time, SRC provided a more than 37-times return for every dollar invested by the Government of Saskatchewan...
aboriginal mentorship program students
June 21, 2018
Today, SRC is formalizing the expansion of a mentorship program for Indigenous post-secondary students, while at the same time celebrating the success the program has seen in its first four years. Thr...
two professionals stand in front of glass building
July 21, 2017
Today, the Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) released its economic impact results for the 2016-17 fiscal year. Last year, SRC provided a more than 18-times return for every dollar invested by the Go...
SRC employees stand outside wearing 70th t-shirts
June 20, 2017
This year, SRC is marking its 70th year in business. In April 1947, the Province established SRC with a mandate of undertaking projects that would help in the advancement of the Province’s industrial...
two field workers smile
April 27, 2017
The Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) is being recognized as one of this year’s Best Workplaces in Canada . “Saskatchewan continues to thrive both nationally and internationally,” Minister Responsib...
stalks of green wheat
February 12, 2016
The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, announced the nation's newest Centre of Excellence for Commercialization and Research, Natural Products Canada I...