Russia. Spring planting campaign


As of March 31, early spring crops were seeded on the area of 861.9 Th ha (897.1 Th ha in 2016) or 1.6% of the intended area (52681.2 Th ha). Early spring grains were seeded on the area of 630.7 Th ha (639.7 Th ha in 2016) or 2% of the intended area, reports UkrAgroConsult.

Russian winter cereals had already been fertilized on roughly 7.8 Ml ha (44.9% of their planted area) by March 31, 2017 (8 Ml ha in 2016).

More information on crop conditions 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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