Belarus almost completed the planting campaign of early spring grains

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The FINANCIAL — According to operative data as of April 24, 2015, Belarusian agricultural organizations completed the planting campaign of early spring grains and pulses in 5 oblasts of the country, declared the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Belarus. To date, agrarians planted spring crops throughout the areas of 1. 93 mln ha (61.7% of the plan).

In particular, Brest oblast planted early spring grains and pulses throughout the areas of 138.3 thsd ha (112.4% of the plan), Gomel – 123.8 thsd ha (100%), Grodno – 153.5 thsd ha (106.6%), Minsk – 219.7 thsd ha (100%), and Mogilev – 156.5 thsd ha (100%). Agrarians of Vitebsk oblast planted early spring grains throughout 107.6 thsd ha (56%). Also, Belarus planted spring rapeseed throughout 12.3 thsd ha (19.6%).

Belarus plans to replant lost winter grain areas with spring crops throughout 45.6 thsd ha, winter rapeseed – 191.4 thsd ha. As of reporting date, agrarians provides such works throughout 23 thsd ha (50.5% of the planned areas) and 47.2 thsd ha (24.6%), respectively, according to APK Inform-Agency.

 

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