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Despite potentially unprecedented drought, deep-layer ‘zombie fires’ are not a concern

After a record wildfire season, the BC Wildfire Service is finally able to take a bit of breather thanks to the cooler, wetter...

Drought shrivels Canada’s wheat crop to 14-year low, canola to 9-year low

Drought has shriveled Canada’s wheat crop to its smallest in 14 years, and its canola harvest to a nine-year low, a government report...

Drought conditions impacting cattle prices across the Prairies – Lethbridge

As drought conditions and wildfires continue to worsen across the Prairies, the volatile market continues to keep those in the agriculture industry on...

B.C.’s Sunshine Coast bans outdoor use of tap water as region faces drought conditions – BC

With more drought-like conditions in the weather forecast, British Columbia’s Sunshine Coast has banned the outdoor use of tap water. The Sunshine Coast Regional...

Hay crimes expected to grow in southwest Saskatchewan as drought persists

Mounties expect more crimes involving hay in southwest Saskatchewan with the ongoing drought impacting crops and farmers. In his 19 years of service, Ponteix...

Severe drought in Western Canada will pressure food industry, raise prices: Expert

As parts of the country continue to be devastated by what some regions describe as the worst drought in nearly 20 years, a...

City of Morden declares extreme drought, asks residents to reduce water usage – Winnipeg

The dry conditions are hitting Morden especially hard as the city declared an extreme drought Tuesday. The current lake level is 8’11” below the...

Drought outlook tool first of its kind in Canada to predict conditions 30 days in advance

Most farmers would jump at the chance for a crystal ball to predict the weather. Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada said it has come up...
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