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Alta., Ont. Crop Progress Report
Fri Sep 27, 2013 05:33 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The following are highlights from the weekly crop progress report for conditions until Sept. 24 from Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development:

Harvest operations have been proceeding at a rapid pace due to the warm, dry weather experienced across the province. Despite some precipitation in the South and Peace regions which slowed harvest in those areas, it is estimated that 71% of the province has now been harvested with a further 19% in the swath. This progress compares with 62% harvested in 2012 and the five-year average of 48%. Harvest progress is highest in the South region at ...

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