Ukraine planted over 6.1 mln ha of grains and pulses
As of May 5, 2014 agrarians of Ukraine had already planted the grain and legume crops (including maize) throughout the areas of 6.1 mln ha, or 73% of the plan, declared the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine.
According to the data of the Ministry, as of the same date of 2013 the stated rate had totaled 6.85 mln ha.
In particular, by the reported date in Ukraine the maize had been planted throughout the areas of 3.44 mln ha (67%), buckwheat – 23 thsd ha (14%), millet – 26 thsd ha ( 22%), rice – 6 thsd ha (25%).
At the same time, the sunflower planted areas reached 3.27 mln ha (76%), soybean – 807 thsd ha (49%).
You should be authorized to post comment
In January-November Ukraine decreased flour production – State Statistics Service
Ukraine exported over 17.5 mln tonnes of grains – Ministry of Agrarian Policy
Denmark ratified the Ukraine–EU Association Agreement
Ukraine: Nikolaev Sea Trade Port increased grain transshipment by 20%, oils - up 56%
Polish President signed a bill on the ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement
December 17, 15:30
As of December 1, Ukraine exported 15.19 mln tonnes of grains - Ministry of Economic Development
December 17, 13:50
Ukraine increased winter crops planted areas by 7.3% – State Statistics Service
December 17, 09:58
Ukraine: as of December 1, sunflower seed stocks totaled 6.1 mln tonnes – State Statistics Service
December 16, 15:20