Winter wheat planting area in Ukraine surpassed 4 mln ha




As of November 21, the total planting area under winder grains in Ukraine reached 4.605 mln ha, reported the press service of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy of Ukraine.

Particularly, as of the reporting date, winter wheat planting was 4.022 mln ha completed, barley – 506 thsd ha and rye – 77 thsd ha.

"Ten oblasts of Ukraine have already fully completed the planing of winter crops. In other regions, the planting campaign is also coming to an end," the message states.

Also, winter rapeseed planting reached 1.159 mln ha as of November 14. Thus, the total planting area of all winter crops reached almost 5.8 mln ha.