Moldova. Weather conditions were favorable for harvesting campaign

29.07.2016

During the period July 18-24 weather with usual temperature regime and precipitation shortage was observed across the territory of the republic. Average weekly temperature was close to norm and reached 19.7 + 22.2ºC. Maximum air temperature increased to + 32ºC, minimum air temperature lowered to + 10°C.

Precipitation during the week on 60% of the country reached 1-6 mm (5-40% of the norm), in some places in the northern and central regions - 11-23 mm (70 -160% of the norm).

During the week weather conditions were generally favorable for harvesting works completion. Ear flowering and milk ripeness stage were seen at corn plants. Flowering and growth of the basket continued at sunflower plants.

Sunflower plants continued to be at the stage of flowering and growth of the basket.

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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