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Fantastic spring conditions in southern Ont.

Favourable spring conditions are giving soybean and corn farmers in Southern Ontario hopes for another good year.

Environment Canada forecasts an average spring which would be good for wheat, corn and soybeans, the most important crops in the region.

Though the forecast says April will be warmer than normal, with temperatures already hitting 20  C compared to the seasonal average of 6.8 C, meterorologist Peter Kimbell says precipitation is expected to be around the usual 83 millimetres for the month. | READ MORE