Bulgaria. Spring sowing campaign

12.04.2017

According to Bulgaria’s Ag Ministry, spring barley had been sown on 2.35 Th ha by March 30 that is 60.9% more than at the same time last year (1.46 Th ha). Corn for grain had been planted on 14.33 Th ha compared to 0.88 Th ha by the same time last year, reports UkrAgroConsult.

In addition, peas were sown on 20 Th ha as of the above-mentioned date – four times as much as last year (5.18 Th ha) – and oats were seeded on 5.43 Th ha (up 63.9% from last year’s 3.31 Th ha).

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

 

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