Ukraine. Soybean productivity is close to record


Ukrainian farmers continue to harvest sunflower, reports UkrAgroConsult. By October 03, nearly 3900.4 Th ha had been threshed or 66% of the intended area (5916.2 Th ha), which was 1.6% higher than by the same date last year (3838 Th ha). 8382.6 KMT had been obtained with avearge productivity – 2.15 MT/ha (in 2015 – 7975 KMT; 2.08 MT/ha).

Soybean had been threshed from 1070.1 Th ha, which was 58% of the plan – 1837 Th ha (in 2015 – 1184 Th ha) 2284.4 KMT obtained with average productivity – 2.13 MT/ha (in 2015 – 2041 KMT with 1.72 MT/ha), which was a bit lower than record yield – 2.16 MT/ha obtained in 2014/15 MY.

More information on crop conditions and progress in 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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