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Manitoba Crop Report
Tue Aug 26, 2014 11:49 AM CDT

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 ...

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