Moldova. Sunflower plants continued developing heads


Warmer-than usual weather with precipitation was observed in the country.

The average weekly air temperature was mainly 1.5-3ºС above normal, at +20.5..+22.5ºС. The highest air temperature was registered at +32.1ºС.

75% of the country received mostly a total 1-11 mm of precipitation (10-65% of normal), while the rest of Moldova got 14-29 mm (75-185% of normal). Local heavy rainfalls that occurred last week, with hail in some areas, caused damages to crops, reports UkrAgroConsult.

The weather conditions were mainly satisfactory for crop growth and development throughout the week. Sunflower plants continued developing heads.

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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