OMAHA (DTN) -- The following are highlights from the weekly crop progress report issued June 23 from the Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Initiatives department.
Seeding operations are essentially complete for the 2014 season with unseeded acres due to excess moisture occurring across Manitoba. The majority of unseeded acres are located in the Southwest Region. However, additional acres of greenfeed may be seeded if field conditions allow.
Thunderstorms resulted in precipitation amounts ranging from 9 millimetres to over 80 mm. The excess moisture is affecting crop growth, particularly in the lower areas of fields. Crop yellowing is evident.
Hail was reported ...