Bulgaria. Corn harvesting and winter crops sowing progress

15.11.2016

According Bulgarian Ministry of Agriculture, as of November 03 401.7 Th ha of corn were threshed, which was 95% of the plan (423 Th ha). 2118.5 KMT were harvested with the average yield of 5.27 MT/ ha.

Pace of harvesting is 8.9% higher than in 2015. On the reporting date, average corn yield is 1.7% higher than in 2015.

By November 03 winter wheat had been sown at 830 Th ha. The pace of sowing is 0.8% less than in 2015. By the same date in 2015 winter wheat had been sown at 836.6 Th ha.

The pace of winter barley sowing is 25.8% behind. By the reporting date winter barley had been sown at 102.6 Th ha against 138.3 Th ha in 2015.

More information on crop conditions and progress in harvesting campaign in the countries of Black Sea Region is available to subscribers for weekly ag market report "Black Sea Grain & Oil" by UkrAgroConsult.

 

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