Assessing Crops After Heavy Rains

Compiled by the Staff at Crop Industry Branch, Manitoba Agriculture

Some areas of Manitoba received heavy rainfall recently, resulting in the question “What is the extent of crop damage from the heavy rains?”  There is no quick answer unfortunately.  Field by field assessments over the coming days will give a better idea of what impact the rains had on crop development and plant stands. The following link can provide an idea of what is potentially occurring and how to monitor fields to assess for damage and recovery.

What is the Extent of Crop Damage from the Heavy Rains – Updated May 2016

 

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