Manitoba Agriculture says seeding progress is sitting at about 55 per cent complete. the five-year average for this time is about 51 per cent.

Cereals, peas, and some early seeded canola are starting to emerge.

The majority of soils are dry and rain is needed to help with crop germination and emergence.

Temperatures below zero were reported throughout the province over the past week, however, there was minimal crop injury due to little crop emergence.

Regrowth of winter cereals, pasture, and hayfields continues to be slow due to dry topsoil conditions.

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