Cold, damp conditions slow last bit of harvest

Despite the challenging and difficult harvest, Saskatchewan producers now have 93 per cent of the crop combined.

Harvest operations may continue in parts of the province as weather and field conditions permit. Producers are hopeful that much of the remaining crop will be able to be taken off prior to winter, although there are indications that some of the crop will likely be left out until the spring. Continue reading “Cold, damp conditions slow last bit of harvest”

Harvest lags behind five-year average

Many producers were able to return to the field last week and 55 per cent of the crop is now in the bin.

This is up from 47 per cent last week but remains well behind the five-year (2014-18) average of 82 per cent for this time of year. Twenty-nine per cent of the crop is swathed or ready to straight-cut. Continue reading “Harvest lags behind five-year average”