Ukraine: harvest of winter crops in 2015 to exceed the last year volumes

Ukraine: harvest of winter crops in 2015 to exceed the last year volumes

Ukraine: harvest of winter crops in 2015 to exceed the last year volumes

The FINANCIAL -- Winter crops areas in Ukraine were mainly in good and satisfactory condition, only 13% of crops in the southern regions were problematic. If agrarians manage to properly realize dressing and protecting of plants, the harvest volumes of winter crops will exceed the last year volumes, declared Yaroslav Krasnopolsky, First Deputy Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine, on April 28.

According to him, in Luhansk oblast some part of fields is still mined, the processes of clearance of minefields are realized in the region.

According to the Ministry of Agrarian Policy, as of April 28 in Luhansk oblast agrarians planted early spring grains and pulses throughout 33.5 thsd ha (43% of the planned areas), in Donetsk oblast - 100.2 thsd ha (89%).