Harvesting of winter barley started in Ukraine


According to the Ag Ministry, harvesting of cereals was already started in Kherson and Odesa regions as of June 22. The farmers have harvested the first 2.5 KMT of winter barley from 780 ha with an average yield of 3.14 MT/ha, reports UkrAgroConsult.

So, farmers have carried in 2.3 KMT of barley from 740 ha in Kherson region and 200 MT from 40 ha in Odesa region.

As a reminder, the total area planted to crops for the 2017 harvest is expected at 26.9 Ml ha, or 152 Th ha larger than in 2016.

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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