Ukraine. Rapeseed shows high productivity

16.08.2017

In Ukraine, rapeseed harvesting is coming to a close. As of August 14, 2017, it was complete on 759 Th ha (97% of the planned 786 Th ha) with an oilseed crop of 2105 KMT and a yield of 2.77 MT/ha, reports UkrAgroConsult.

Both harvest progress and yield are higher than last year (up 74% and up 5.7%, respectively). So, at the same time last year, farmers harvested rapeseed from 435 Th ha out of its total harvest area of 456 Th ha, with a crop of 1139 KMT and a yield of 2.62 MT/ha.

More information on crop conditions and progress of 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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