Spotty W. Canada Rain
Joel Burgio Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Thu Jul 23, 2015 01:42 PM CDT

Significant rains have occurred during the most recent seven-day period through some of the driest areas of the Western Canadian Prairies. Large sections of Alberta and portions of Saskatchewan saw at least moderate rains and in some cases heavy rainfall during the period. This likely means at least some improvement in crop conditions for areas that received the heaviest of this rainfall. This was especially helpful for parts of southern and western Alberta that has been so dry during this growing season.

However, even with this beneficial rainfall the region still runs well-below normal for the season and in some ...

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