Russia. Spring planting campaign


As of March 29, early spring crops were seeded on the area of 775.1 Th ha (836 Th ha in 2016) or 1.5% of the intended area (52681.2 Th ha). Early spring grains were seeded on the area of 543.5 Th ha (613.4 Th ha in 2016) or 1.8% of the intended area, informs UkrAgroConsult.

Russian winter cereals had already been fertilized on roughly 7.1 Ml ha (40.7% of their planted area) by March 29, 2017 (7.7 Ml ha in 2016).

More information on crop conditions and seeding 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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