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July 27 ON field crop report

The majority of the crop ranges from tasseling to silk browning and rainfall during this time is critical. Read more on the corn crop as well as soybeans, cereals, and canola from this latest field crop report.

ON soybeans, corn suffer under ‘heat dome’

While Saskatchewan and Manitoba farmers wish the rain would go away, some Ontario farmers are wishing it would pour. Read more on the conditions affecting crops from this Country Guide article.

Crop Stress Persists as Heavy Rains Continue in Saskatchewan

The saga of too much moisture for some Saskatchewan crops continues in many regions of the province. According to the latest weekly crop report from the province, "most areas of the province received rain during the past week, with the heaviest showers dropping between 50 and 100 mm of precipitation." Reports of 200mm of rain in the Elfros region were also noted.

Shallow Roots Potential Concern for Manitoba Sunflowers

Sunflower crops in Manitoba are generally in good shape for this time of year, but excess moisture in the key growing areas have kept root systems shallow, which could create problems later in the season, according to an industry participant.


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