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Sask. Crop Progress Report
Thu Oct 3, 2013 12:41 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The following are highlights from the weekly crop report from Saskatchewan Agriculture, for the period Sept. 24 to 30.

Seventy-nine percent of the 2013 crop is now combined, according to Saskatchewan Agriculture's weekly Crop Report. Significant rainfall recorded last week slowed harvest progress in most areas of the province. Fifteen percent is swathed or is ready to straight-cut. The five-year average (2008-2012) for this time of year is 74% combined and 18% swathed or ready to straight-cut. Last year at this time, 97% of the 2012 crop had been combined.

Harvest progress is most advanced in the ...

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