Bulgaria. Pace of winter wheat sowing is 24% ahead of last year

07.11.2017

According to current information of Bulgaria’s Ag Ministry, corn was harvested from 381.3 Th ha by October 26 (91.2% of the planned 418.2 Th ha). Its crop amounted to 2224.8 KMT with an average yield of 5.84 MT/ha that is up 10.6% year-on-year, reports UkrAgroConsult.

Farmers have started sowing winter cereals all across Bulgaria. As of the reporting date, winter wheat in Bulgaria was planted on 824.8 Th ha (up 23.5% from last year), winter barley on some 81.6 Th ha (down 0.8%).

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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