Russia planted spring crops throughout 1.9 mln ha
As of April 8, 2014, agrarians of Russia have already planted spring crops throughout the areas of 1.9 mln ha (3.6% of the forecast), an increase of 847.7 thsd ha compared with the same date of 2013. In particular, the planted areas of early grains totaled 1.3 mln ha (4.2% of the forecast), up 775.3 thsd ha compared with the same index of April 8, 2013, declared the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation.
It should be noted that the Southern Federal District already held the planting campaign throughout 5665.2 thsd ha (or 10.4% of the forecast), the North Caucasian Federal District - 320.7 thsd ha (19.7%), the Central Federal District - 776.5 thsd ha (8.2%), the Far Eastern Federal District – 24.7 thsd ha (1.7%), Kaliningrad oblast - 10.8 thsd ha (12.5%), the Crimea – 105.1 thsd ha (35.8%).
Agrarians continue planting sunflower seed in Krasnodar Krai, Kursk and Belgorod oblasts – 94.3 thsd ha (1.4%).
Kursk oblast planted spring rapeseed throughout 7.8 thsd ha (18.3% of the forecast).
You should be authorized to post comment
Russia harvested 117 mln tonnes of grains - Ministry of Agriculture
In January-August, Russia exported 19 mln tonnes of cereal crops - Rosstat
October 20, 17:30
In January-September, Russia increased agricultural production - Rosstat
October 20, 10:30
Russia: as of October 1, grain stocks totaled over 49 mln tonnes – Rosstat
October 19, 17:15
On October 19, Russia purchased over 36 thsd tonnes of grains to the intervention fund
October 19, 15:40
Russia harvested more than 116 mln tonnes of grains - Ministry of Agriculture
October 19, 12:10
As of October 1, Russia harvested over 110 mln tonnes of grains – Rosstat
October 19, 10:45