As of mid-October, the winter grains planting is 65% complete in Ukraine




As of October 16, in Ukraine, winter crops were planted on 4.467 mln ha, reported the press service of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy of Ukraine.

In particular, winter grains were planted through 3.343 mln ha (65.2% of the plan), of which wheat was planted on 3.018 mln ha, barley – 260 thsd ha, and rye – 63.2 thsd ha.

In general, over the past week, grains were planted on 760.4 thsd ha.

It is also reported that farmers in all regions of Ukraine are completing the planting of winter rapeseed. As of October 16, field works were done through 1.124 mln ha (92.8% of the plan), including 13.4 thsd ha over the past week.