Soybean planting progress advances 10 ppt in Argentina

08.12.2017

A new report from the Buenos Aires Cereal Exchange reveals that the works of soybean planting advanced 10 percentage points in one week.  The total estimated surface to be planted is 44.7 million acres and 53.2% of this area was reached by planters. It is a delay of 4.4 percentage points compared to the previous year crop. In the northeastern parts of the country, the works still lag behind, while the Northwest is about to start.

In the case of corn, planting has reached 40.4% of a surface of 13.3 million acres, while the sunflower planting is about to finish with 98.1% of the total area implemented.


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