NEWS
Canada Seeding Outlook Favorable
Doug Webster DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Thu Apr 30, 2015 12:57 PM CDT

Concerns about dry conditions developing across parts of the Canadian Prairies during the spring due to the early departure of snow cover and generally mild, dry conditions have declined during the recent couple of weeks. As it stands now a mostly favorable scenario should be in place for the start of seeding.

As winter turned to spring and the snow cover across the Prairies melted away several weeks earlier than the past two seasons, we had some concern that dry soil moisture conditions could develop during the spring, possibly hampering seeding. Recent beneficial showers and snow have mostly put to ...

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