NEWS
Manitoba Crop Report
Mon May 12, 2014 09:57 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The following are highlights from the weekly crop progress report issued May 12 from the Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Initiatives department.

Despite continuing cool and wet conditions across Manitoba, some limited seeding took place, as well as tillage operations and fertilizer applications. For other areas, warm and dry weather is needed in order for fieldwork and seeding operations to start.

Manitoba's winter cereal crops continue to be assessed for winter survival and establishment as fields break dormancy and resume growth. Winterkill and injury is being reported in some fields, although it is too early in some areas ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Year-Round Cow Kelly Smith believes fetal programming through good nutrition for dams yields better steers and h...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Cash Will Be King Years of $6-and-up corn couldn't last forever. Some proactive grain farmers are bolstering their ...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • COOL Appeal Likely in 2015 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said the U.S. might not file an appeal of the country-of-origin...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers ask if they can offset futures losses against cattle income, roll hedges forward tax-free...
  • Ranch Hands Two families take different approaches to building income from trail rides, roundups and real-lif...
  • Ask the Vet Why isn't my flea and tick control for dogs working?
Related News Stories
Saskatchewan Crop Report
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Alberta Crop Report
Canada Markets
Saskatchewan Crop Report
Canada Markets
Ex-Mountie Hailed as Hero