Harvest behind, yields below average 

Harvest progress was limited by periodic rainfall.

 Reports of quality loss in wheat, where swaths remain in fields.

 Crop yields are reported as average to slightly below average in all parts of the province.

 Overall harvest progress is 38% complete, compared to the 3-year average of 51%.

 Hay and forage yields are significantly below average. Producers looking for hay should see the Manitoba Hay Listing Service. For fall and winter planning see resources on Managing Low Forage Supplies and FeedPlan Feed Ingredient Cost Calculator