OMAHA (DTN) -- The following are highlights from the weekly crop progress report issued Aug. 25 from the Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Initiatives department.
-- Strong weather systems passed through several areas of Manitoba throughout the week and into the weekend. Heavy rains and strong winds halted harvest operations and resulted in lodging of crops.
-- The precipitation will benefit later maturing crops, as well as hay fields and pastures.
-- A return to warmer weather and drier conditions would allow field crop and hay harvest to resume. It would also help the late-seeded cereal and oilseed crops, as well ...