NEWS
Fall Weather Arrives For Prairies
Doug Webster DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Thu Oct 10, 2013 10:22 AM CDT

Chilly weather is finally taking hold across Western Canada, inevitable for this time of year. Freezes have made their way through all areas; the majority of crops has been harvested or will soon be. Weather played a major role in the excellent crop this season, even though the outlook a few months ago was not very good.

The second half of summer and fall were about as good as it gets for the region with respect to temperature and rainfall allowing crops to recover from the slow start. Fall harvest was able to progress at a rapid pace due to ...

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