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Alberta Crop Report
Fri May 23, 2014 06:49 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The following are highlights from the weekly crop progress report for conditions until May 20, released May 23 from Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development:

The recent cool weather conditions, including rain, frost and snow continued to hinder soil warming and delay seeding in some areas. Despite this, producers took advantage of a few warmer days and have made significant progress in seeding in the last two weeks, with more than 47% of crops now seeded compared to 2% a couple of weeks ago. This is still 16% below the five-year average. Seeding is most advanced in the ...

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