Russia: 95% of winter crops areas were in good condition – Ministry of Agriculture
To date, nearly 95% of winter crops areas in Russia were rated as good condition, declared the First Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation, Jambulat Khatuov on January 16.
At the same time, forecasts of the Hydrometeorological Centre of Russia were not very good. Several regions have certain risks, but agrarians hope that they will overcome them, J.Khatuov added.
Also, the First Deputy Minister reminded that in 2017 Russia planted winter crops for the harvest-2018 throughout 17.4 mln ha, and agrarians realized the field works on high quality level.
As for the spring crops planting campaign, the Ministry forecasted that agrarians will plant crops throughout 53.4 mln ha. In particular, the areas under barley will increase by 102 thsd ha, pulses – up 147 thsd ha. Also, agrarians will increase the areas under forage crops, added the First Deputy Minister.
You should be authorized to post comment
In 2018, the EAEU to increase the planted areas under grains and pulses by over 700 thsd ha
In January 2018, Russia decreased the production of sunflower oil – Rosstat
Russia: as of February 1, grain stocks totaled over 42 mln tonnes – Rosstat
In January 2018, Russia increased agricultural production – Rosstat
In the second week of February, the Russian seaports slightly decreased grain export volumes
Russia: in the current season, the exports of flour refocused on the markets of East Asia – APK-Inform
February 19, 17:00
In January 2018, Krasnodar Krai seaports exported over 2 mln tonnes of grains
February 19, 12:00
Russia exported over 32 mln tonnes of grains – Ministry of Agriculture
February 19, 10:00
Russia strengthened its positions on the wheat markets of the Middle East and North Africa – expert
February 17, 13:35