Ukraine almost completed corn sowing


By June 1, sowing of spring grain and pulses crops had been completed at 7079 Th ha, or 98% of the plan. Last year by June 01 Ukrainian farmers carried out sowing at 7183Th ha, reports UkrAgroConsult.

This includes spring wheat which had been sown at 173 Th ha (97%) against 166 Th ha in 2016, spring barley – 1564 Th ha (95%) against 1816 Th ha in 2016, corn – 4442 Th ha (99%) against 4391 Th ha.

More information on winter crop conditions and progress in spring sowing 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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