Article Date 19/07/2021

Extreme heat and drought in Western Canada wreak havoc on food system

Source Financial Post

'In many cases, it's beyond the point of no return. There'll be acres in Western Canada that will have zero crop come off, zero yield'

Todd Lewis was driving down Highway 6 south of Regina on Friday morning, looking out the window at fields that just didn't seem right. The canola flowers are supposed to be in full bloom at this time of year, to the point that the fields look almost fluorescent.

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