Russia started the spring crops planting campaign - Ministry of Agriculture
As of March 3, 2014, Russian agrarians planted spring grains throughout the areas of 14.7 thsd ha, declared Denis Paspekov, Deputy Director of the Department of plant-growing, chemicalization and plant protection of the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia.
Agrarians primarily started works in the Southern, Central and North-Caucasian Federal Districts. The provision of agrarians with seeds is quite high at the level of 97%, said the Deputy Director.
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