‘What’s in the news?’ at Redferns.ca highlights one particular ag-related article, hopefully of interest to you, the reader. Enjoy.

Check out this article from The Manitoba Cooperator:

Rainfall prevents drought disaster

Excerpt below:

It was probably at least a billion-dollar rain.

To the delight of many farmers, much of agro-Manitoba received badly needed precipitation between 1 a.m. July 8 and 7 a.m. July 10 Manitoba Agriculture’s weather stations show.

While last week’s rains came too late to prevent yield loss in some fields, it stopped things from getting worse, Manitoba Agriculture oilseed specialist Dane Froese said in an interview July 11.

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