Romanian farmers are at final stage of winter crops sowing and corn harvesting

05.10.2016

Last week average air temperature was 1-2 ºС lower than norms in the South-Western part of Romania. At the rest of the territory it fluctuated within +8..+17ºС, which corresponded the multiyear norms, with maximum reaching +21ºС and minimum -  -3 ºС in the night time.

5 -m soil layer warmed to +12..+18ºС, which was favorable for further winter crops sowing, their germination, emergence and tillering.

Light rains were observed in the Southern, Central and North-Eastern parts (10-15 mm) and continued to replenish soil moisture stocks particularly in the key producing region of Southern Romania, informs UkrAgroConsult. Still extensive parts of Northern, South-Eastern Romania are still suffering from the soil drought.  Farmers of Romania are at the final stages of winter crops sowing and corn harvesting.

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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