Weekly crop report says combining already underway, grasshoppers continue to be an issue

Aug 5, 2021 | 11:01am

The provincial crop report revealed that many producers across the province have already started harvesting their heat scorched crops. Three percent of the provincial crop has been combined, far ahead of the five-year average of one percent. Matt Struthers with Sask Ag says there’s a couple of reasons for the higher numbers. “There’s quite a […]

Sask crops advance rapidly with hot dry weather

Jul 30, 2020 | 10:10am

  Crops are developing rapidly across the province with this week’s hot dry weather. The latest provincial crop report says rainfall varied this past week from a trace to 50 millimeters or two inches around Indian Head and Neilburg. Cropland topsoil moisture is rated two percent surplus, 71 percent adequate, 22 percent short and five […]