Fertilization of winter crops started in Ukraine

26.02.2018

As of February 22, Ukrainian farmers had already started fertilizing winter cereals. 592 Th ha of winter cereals were fertilized in 16 regions of Ukraine (8% of forecast) by that date.

As a remember, according to preliminary reports from the regions, the planted acreage for the 2018 harvest is expected at 27.2 Ml ha that is roughly as much as last year. This is to include 14.6 Ml ha (54%) of cereals, i.e. their share in the crop rotation will be within a standard optimum range.

 

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