Bulgaria finishing sunseed harvest

06.11.2017

According to current information of Bulgaria’s Ag Ministry, sunseed was harvested from 807 Th ha in the country by October 26 (99.6% of the planned 810.1 Th ha). Its crop amounted to 1839.5 KMT with an average yield of 2.28 MT/ha (up 1.8% year-on-year). Owing to a 6.5% increase in planted acreage and a higher yield, Bulgarian sunseed output was up 9% year-on-year as of the above-mentioned date.

Rapeseed planting also continues in the country, reports UkrAgroConsult. This work was complete on 158.1 Th ha by the reporting date (up 2% year-on-year).

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

 

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