OMAHA (DTN) -- The following are highlights from the weekly crop progress report issued October 5 from the Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Initiatives department.
-- In Manitoba, harvest progress was slowed over the past week and into the weekend due to precipitation. Harvest operations will resume once field and weather conditions permit.
-- Grain corn harvest has started; producers also continue to harvest canola, flax, soybeans and sunflowers.
-- Winter cereals are emerging with excellent germination and stand establishment reported.
-- Fall fieldwork, including fall fertilizer applications, tillage, post-harvest weed control and soil testing is ongoing.
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