Ukraine: unfavorable winter crops conditions are observed only in two oblasts




In the last ten-day period of November 2019, in Ukraine winter crops were mainly in good and satisfactory condition. At the same time, crops condition is unsatisfactory at the main part of Cherkassy oblast and several regions of Odessa oblast due to lack of precipitations in autumn. There are no sprouts at all at several parts of mentioned oblasts, informed the Ukrainian Hydrometeorological Center.

Moreover, there were sparseness and drying of winter wheat in many parts of Cherkassy oblast, while several regions of Odessa oblast faced leaves dying and somewhere wheat did not sprout at all.

As mentioned in the announcement, low temperatures could damage winter crops on late November.