Ukrainian farmers planted 860.5 Th ha of winter rapeseed

16.11.2017

Oilseed harvesting in Ukraine is drawing to an end. As of November 14, sunseed was harvested from 5865.3 Th ha (98% of the projected 5955.6 Th ha) with a crop of 11772.1 KMT and a yield of 2.01 MT/ha (down 11.1% year-on-year), reports UkrAgroConsult.

At the same time, soybeans were harvested from 1846.3 Th ha (up 6.3% year-on-year) out of the projected 1990.1 Th ha. The soybean crop amounted to 3536.8 KMT with a yield of 1.92 MT/ha (down 16% year-on-year).

According to current information, farmers have planted 860.5 Th ha of winter rape that is 12% above the projected 769.2 Th ha. So, winter rape was sown on 836 Th ha a year ago.

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

 

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