Crop development for the week ending June 27 was rated average in south and central regions but slightly behind average in the northeast. |
The overall crop condition rating in Alberta fell four percentage points from the previous week during the week ended June 27, with 78 percent now rated at good to excellent, according to the latest provincial crop report from Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, released June 30. That compares to the five-year average of 73 percent for this time of year.
Rain fell through most of the Peace, the northeastern and northwestern regions, ranging from 10 to 30 millimetres, while the central and south received five to 10 mm.