As of April 1, Russia planted spring crops throughout 0.8 mln ha – Rosstat
As of April 1, 2014, agricultural organizations of Russia planted spring crops throughout the areas of 761 thsd ha (an increase of 2.4 times compared with the corresponding date of the previous year), reported the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) on April 17.
In particular, the planted areas of spring grains and leguminous crops (excluding maize) totaled 539.6 thsd ha (up 2.6 times compared with April 1, 2013).
The announcement noted that as of the beginning of April, agricultural organizations in 19 subjects of the Russian Federation already started crops planting works.
You should be authorized to post comment
Russia to continue holding grain purchasing interventions - Ministry of Agriculture
In 2014 Russia harvested 105.3 mln tonnes of grains - Ministry of Agriculture
Russia: grain harvest to reduce to 96-97 mln tonnes – expert
Russia: wheat prices reduced in terms of decreasing of grain exports – Rusagrotrans
USA extended sanctions against Russia for one year
Russia: exports of buckwheat broke the record