Ukraine. Sunflower conditions remain good

29.08.2016

According to UkrAgroConsult, last week the weather was warm with lack of precipitations. Heavy rains were observed only in Kharkov, Zhitomir, Kiev and Dnepropetrovsk regions with lightning. Average daily temperature fluctuated within 18.2-29.4°С and was 1-7°С higher than the norm. Maximum air temperature in the warmest days increased in the South up to + 38°С and upper soil layer temperature in the daytime grew to +48-64 °С.

Plants of sunflower are at the stage of seeds maturation and plants condition is mainly good and satisfactory.

More information on crop conditions and progress in harvesting/sowing campaign in the countries of Black Sea Region is available to subscribers for weekly market report "Black Sea Vegoils & CIS" by UkrAgroConsult.

 

 

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