Harvest Progress Jumps on Warm, Dry Weather

- A combine harvests a crop

Warm, dry weather allowed farmers in Alberta to get more crop in the bin bringing the provincial harvest total to 68 per cent done, the weekly crop report from Alberta Agriculture and Forestry on Oct. 2, says. Harvest across all of the province is ahead of the five-year average.

There was little precipitation across the province with dry conditions expected into the next week.