Moldova. Lower temperatures slowed winter crops development

03.11.2016

During October 24-30 colder than usual weather with rains was observed in all regions of the country, reports UkrAgroConsult. Precipitation was mainly in the form of rain. At 75% of the territory weekly precipitation reached 12-29 mm (200-480% of the weekly norm), at 10% of the territory - 6-11 mm (85-155% of the weekly norm). At the rest of the territory it didn't exceed 1-3 mm (15-50%).

In some territories of the northern regions of the country snow cover was noted on October 27, but its depth didn't exceed 1 cm.

Low temperature observed during the week suppressed winter crops development. Some farms continued winter crops sowing last week.

More information on crop conditions and progress in harvesting 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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