NEWS
Manitoba Crop Report
Mon Jul 22, 2013 06:01 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The following are highlights from the weekly crop progress report issued July 22 from the Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Initiatives department.

The Southwest Region experienced another strong weather system containing winds, heavy rains and hail. To date, impact to crops includes lodging and some hail damage with assessments ongoing. Damage to shelterbelts and farm infrastructure has also been reported.

Hail, strong winds, and heavy rains were also reported in the southern areas of the Central Region; crop damage reported to date includes lodging and leaf defoliation.

Favourable weather conditions in other areas of Manitoba are advancing crops, ...

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