Bulgarian farmers actively sowing peas
According to Bulgaria’s Ag Ministry, spring barley had been sown on 2.52 Th ha by April 6 that is 33% more than at the same time last year (1.89 Th ha). Corn for grain had been planted on 79.97 Th ha compared to 52.7 Th ha by the same time last year.
In addition, peas were sown on 22.26 Th ha as of the above-mentioned date – three times as much as last year (6.57 Th ha) – and oats were seeded on 7.84 Th ha (up 62.7% from last year’s 4.82 Th ha), reports UkrAgroConsult.
More information on crop conditions and progress of spring planting in the countries of Black Sea region please read in the weekly market report “Black Sea Grain & Oil”.