Cropcast Headlines: Wheat Pushed into Dormancy

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Midwest is wetter in the 6-10 day period. Cold temperatures are pushing wheat into dormancy in most areas.

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Cropcast Headlines: Wheat Pushed into Dormancy

The 6-10 day outlook is wetter and warmer in all areas. The 11-15 day outlook is wetter in all areas. Temperatures are unchanged.

 

-Plains are slightly drier in southern areas in the 6-10 day period. Showers in southern areas are improving moisture for wheat, although cold temperatures are pushing wheat into dormancy in most areas. The 6-10 day outlook is slightly drier in southern areas. Temperatures are warmer in all areas. The 11-15 day outlook is slightly wetter in southeastern areas. Temperatures are unchanged.

 

-Florida Citrus belt is drier in the 11-15 day period. Showers Tuesday and Wednesday should improve moisture for new citrus growth, but will slow current harvesting. Temperatures should cool later this week, but should remain above freeze levels. The 6-10 day outlook is unchanged. The 11-15 day outlook is drier.

 

-Delta is wetter in northern areas in the 6-10 day period. Showers are improving moisture for wheat, but colder temperatures are pushing the crop into dormancy in northern areas. The 6-10 day outlook is wetter in northern areas. Temperatures are warmer. The 11-15 day outlook is wetter in northern areas. Temperatures are unchanged.

 

- Argentina is drier in western areas in the 6-10 day period. Showers should continue to build moisture in central and southeastern Buenos Aires, but additional rains in Cordoba and Santa Fe will increase wetness. The 6-10 day outlook is drier in western areas.

 

-Brazil is slightly drier in southern areas in the 6-10 day period. Showers in northern areas are improving moisture for corn and soybeans, and additional improvements are expected this week. The 6-10 day outlook is trending slightly drier in southern areas.

 

-No changes for Europe. Showers will continue to ease dryness in Romania and Bulgaria, while wetness will ease in France, Italy, and Germany. Colder temperatures this week will slow wheat and rapeseed growth.

 

-No changes for FSU. Colder temperatures and snowfall this week will push wheat into dormancy in most areas. Recent showers improved moisture in west central Ukraine and Belarus.

 

-No changes for China. Showers this past weekend improved moisture in central Yangtze Valley, and central and eastern North China Plain, which is benefitting wheat and rapeseed. However, some dryness lingers in northwestern North China Plain, and eastern Yangtze Valley.

 

-No changes for Australia. Rains in southern Western Australia and western South Australia this week will slow wheat harvesting a bit, although no significant quality declines are expected.

 

-No changes for South Africa. Showers in western areas are improving moisture a bit, and additional improvements are expected there through next week.

 

-No changes for North Africa. Showers have improved moisture across central and northern Morocco, but some dryness lingers in southwestern Morocco.

 

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