Russia planted spring grains throughout 28.8 mln ha
As of June 2, 2014, agrarians of Russia has already planted spring crops throughout the area of 46.3 mln ha (86.7% of the forecast), an increase of 2.3 mln ha compared with the same date of 2013. In particular, the planted areas of spring grains totaled 28.8 mln ha (90.3% of the forecast), up 1.2 mln ha compared with the same index of June 2, 2013, declared the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation.
It should be noted that agrarians planted spring wheat throughout the areas of 12.2 mln ha (93.1% of the forecast), up 1.1 mln ha compared with June 2, 2013; spring barley – 8.2 mln ha (93.1% of the forecast), up 0.4 mln ha; maize grain – 2.5 mln ha (97.1% of the forecast), up 207.1 thsd ha.
Also, Russian agrarians continued planting buckwheat and rice – 465 thsd ha (42.2% of the forecast), and 180.1 thsd ha (90.9% of the forecast), respectively.
Agrarians planted sunflower seed throughout 6.6 mln ha (93.9%), spring rapeseed - 896.1 thsd ha (82.2%), soybeans – 1.4 mln ha (80.3%).
You should be authorized to post comment
Russia harvested nearly 90 mln tonnes of grains
Russia plans to impose duties for Ukraine – A.Ulyukaev
September 18, 11:00
In August Russia exported the maximum volumes of wheat for 10 recent years
September 18, 10:20
Russia increased the grain stocks by 19% - Rosstat
September 18, 10:04
In September Russia to reduce the grain exports – Rusagrotrans
September 18, 09:30
Russia: reduction of the export duties on soybeans to rise its exports
September 17, 09:50
Russia harvested over 86 mln tonnes of grains
September 16, 13:50