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Eastern oblasts of Ukraine started harvesting sunflower seed

22/08/2013 14:02 (244 Day 02:25 minutes ago)

The FINANCIAL -- According to the polling of agricultural producers conducted by experts of APK-Inform Agency, a number of agricultural enterprises of the eastern region started harvesting sunflower seed.

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According to many market operators, the dry weather conditions established in the eastern oblasts during recent 2 months, contributed to the beginning of harvesting works in 2 weeks earlier compared with the average agronomic terms. According to agrarians, the oilseed yield in the first stage of harvesting works varied within the range of 1.2-1.8 t/ha.

Most of agricultural enterprises of the eastern region is planning to start the mass harvesting campaign of sunflower seed in one week, according to APK-Inform Information Agency.

 

 

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