Ag disasters declared in Manitoba |

Ag disasters declared in ManitobaThe 12 rural municipalities are in the Interlake and Parkland regions By Diego Flammini Staff Writer A dozen rural communities in Manitoba have declared a state of agricultural disaster because of severe drought. The lack of rain in municipalities like Alonsa, Coldwell, Grahamdale, McCreary and Ste. Rose forced the group to make the statement on Thursday. “Due to the extremely dry conditions, grain, hay and straw producers have faced severely reduced crop yields and pastures have also been adve

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