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Alberta, Ontario Crop Report
Fri May 9, 2014 05:09 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The following are highlights from the weekly crop progress report for conditions until May 5, released May 9 from Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development:

The lack of a prolonged period of warm weather in all regions of the province has hindered soil warming and caused significant seeding delays in some regions. To date, only 2% of crops have been seeded compared to the five-year average of 7% and the long-term average of 15%. Seeding delays are most evident in southern and east central Alberta with seeding seven to 10 days behind as only 6% of crops have ...

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