NEWS
Alberta Crop Progress Report
Mon Oct 28, 2013 02:24 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The following are highlights from the weekly crop progress report for conditions until Oct. 22 from Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development:

Harvest for another year is virtually completed. The long open fall weather provided producers with the opportunity to reap bountiful, high quality crops in 2013. Harvest is estimated to be 98.4% complete leaving less than 300,000 acres to finish. Approximately half of the outstanding acreage is canola which has been left to cure to reduce green seed count. The remainder comprises of small acreages of wheat, barley, canola, flax and sugar beets.

Harvest is over 99% ...

Quick View
  • Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy DTN Contributing Agronomist Dan Davidson gives his take on the Six Secrets of Soybean Success pro...
  • Mountain Top Prices North Carolina's mountain cattle producers have always been an independent bunch. But a new allia...
  • Ask The Mechanic Ask the Mechanic answers the question about how VW and German engineering was able to get by with...
  • Senior Partners - 4 Except for family sales, seller financing virtually vanished after the farm crisis of the 1980s w...
  • PNW Ag Hit by Historic Drought In addition to problems with the Northwestern wheat crop, cattle are also being adversely affecte...
  • RFS Deadline Nears With the deadline to file comments on the proposed Renewable Fuel Standard volumes to strike at m...
  • Saving Our Forgotten Harvest About 40% of America's food goes uneaten each year. This nonprofit is working to remedy that prob...
  • Look Beyond Yield Soybean industry increases efforts to promote the importance of oil and protein content to farmer...
  • Ask the Vet Is this fly-control mineral block safe for my whole herd?
Related News Stories
Alberta Crop Report
Shaw: Under the Agridome
Saskatchewan Crop Report
Canada Markets
Sask. Crop Report
Canada Markets
Wheat Lowered in CWB PRO
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Canada Markets