NEWS
Manitoba Crop Report
Wed Sep 25, 2013 05:32 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The following are highlights from the weekly crop progress report issued Sept. 23 from the Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Initiatives department.

Harvest progress was slowed over the past week in Manitoba due to rainfall. Lower temperatures and cloudy conditions also delayed harvest and slowed crop development.

Grain corn, sunflowers and soybeans continue to mature. Frost events over the past few weekends in many areas of the province resulted in leaf damage in these crop types.

Seeding of winter wheat is nearing completion. The earliest seeded winter wheat has emerged and ranges in development from 1- to 3-leaf ...

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