Current Crop Topics

The latest information on crop management and agronomy issues in field and horticultural crops in Manitoba, including information in regards to environmental impacts and the agronomy tools to manage.  

Weekly Reports on Crops and Pests and Growing Season Information

Manitoba Crop Report information

Manitoba Crop Weather Report Information

Crop Weather Conditions and Reports, including seasonal summaries to date for Manitoba

Manitoba Crop Pest Updates

Crop Talk - webinar series

Daily Fusarium Head Blight Risk Maps


General Agronomy Articles for Current Crop Conditions 

October 2019

Nitrogen Fertilization Considerations in Unusually Wet Fall: Challenges and Opportunities (PDF 598 KB)

Fall 2019 Fertilizer Spreading Deadlines (PDF 531 KB)


September 2019

Soybean Cyst Nematode Notification (PDF 166 KB)

Soybean Cyst Nematode Manitoba Distribution Map (PDF 1058 KB)

Clubroot Pathotype 3A Notification (PDF 230 KB)


August 2019

Interpreting a Clubroot Soil Test Result (PDF 46 KB)

Clubroot Soil Sampling on the Prairies (PDF 254 KB)

2019 Waterhemp Distribution in Manitoba (PDF 1191 KB)

Tall Waterhemp Notification - August 1, 2019 (PDF 812 KB)


June 2019

Assessing Late Spring Frost Crop Damage (PDF 650 KB) includes June 12, 2019 map of areas affected

Weed Control Advice for Dry Conditions (PDF 116 KB)


May 2019

Effect of Spring Frost on Emerging Crops (PDF 709 KB)

Volatilization Risks from Surface Applied Urea (PDF 205 KB)

Injury Symptoms from Seed-Placed Fertilizer (PDF 960 KB)

Safe Seed-Placed Fertilizer Rates for Canola in a Dry Spring (PDF 480 KB)

Pre-Plant Banded Nitrogen Rates for Corn - Too Hot too Handle (PDF 300 KB)


April 2019

Herbicide Carryover Considerations for 2019 (PDF 180 KB)

Hybrid Rye Fertilization Rates (PDF 322 KB) 

Impact of In-Season Sprayer Tracks on Corn Yields (PDF 600 KB)


September 2018

Fall Frost Bulletin (September 2018) - Crop Damage by Staging (PDF 264KB)

Fall Ammonia Applications Under Dry Dry Soil Conditions (PDF 608KB)

Is it Too Early to Fall Soil Sample? (PDF 428KB)


July 2018  

Check Your Soybean Nodulation and Nitrogen Rescue if Necessary  (PDF 700 KB).

Post-Anthesis-Nitrogen for Wheat Enhancement in Wheat (PDF 466 KB)  

Potassium Deficiency in Corn  (PDF 319KB)  

It's Probably Not Giant Hogweed - Poisonous Plants of the Carrot Family Poster (PDF 193KB)    

Corn Concerns and Curiosities (PDF 188 KB)   

Assessing Corn Uniformity (PDF 613 KB)  

How Are Dry Conditions Affecting Crop Development (PDF 65 KB)  

Coloured Corn in Fields (PDF 667 KB)  

Staging Corn Correctly (PDF 405 KB)   

Copper Deficiency in Wheat  (PDF 445 KB)