Ukraine planted spring grains and pulses throughout 3.2 mln ha

Ukraine planted spring grains and pulses throughout 3.2 mln ha

Ukraine planted spring grains and pulses throughout 3.2 mln ha

The FINANCIAL -- As of April 27, Ukrainian agrarians planted spring grains and pulses throughout the areas of 3.2 mln ha, or 44% of the plan. In particular, Ukraine planted early grains throughout 2.1 mln ha, or 91% of the plan, declared the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine.

At the same time, Ukraine planted spring wheat throughout 142 thsd ha (101%), spring barley – 1.6 mln ha (90%), oats - 208 thsd ha (88%), and peas - 169 thsd ha (98%).

Ukrainian agrarians continued planting corn - as of April 27, the grain planted areas reached 1.07 mln ha, or 24% of the planned areas, according to APK-Inform.

Also, agrarians planted sunflower seed throughout 1.4 mln ha, or 32% of the forecast, and soybeans – 178 thsd ha (10%).

In addition, agrarians provided additional fertilizing of winter grains throughout 7.2 mln ha (91%), and winter rapeseed - 742 thsd ha (88%).