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The yield of Brazilian soybeans is 2.6% lower than last year, but the harvest is expected at a record level
The April report of the state agency Conab, distinguished by the increased characteristics of soybean harvest. The increase was projected at 1.9 million tons more than in the previous report, which implied a harvest of 114.9 million tons. Similar values ​​are record for the country, already after th...
27.04.2018
Sowing sunflower started in Russia and Ukraine
Sunflower crops have officially begun on the territory of the Russian Federation. The MSC of Russia reports that in the South, as well as the North Caucasus, this culture is planted in an area of ​​178 thousand hectares. This figure is 2.4% of the total forecast. The information is presented as of A...
27.04.2018
In 2018 Chernigov region will increase the area under corn, rape and sunflower
The structural subdivisions of the district administration of Chernihiv and the oblast on issues of agro-industrial development presented forecasts for the area under the harvest this year, in almost all categories of farms. According to actual data, it is planned to use 1.24 million hectares. This ...
27.04.2018
Ukrainian farmers insured winter crops for 1.6 billion UAH
In the winter period for 2017/2018, Ukrainian insurance companies adopted more than 648 contracts for winter crop insurance. Please note that the total amount of insurance amounted to one and a half billion hryvnia. Interfax Ukraine reports that such data came from joint research of several institu...
27.04.2018
Which crops most affect the depletion of the soil?
Practice shows that in recent years, Ukraine's agrarians are increasing the area under crops of sunflower, maize, and rapeseed. The problem is that such crops weaken the soil, as it draws a lot of nutrients and moisture out of it. Thus, the fertility of chernozems approaches the minimum values. T...
27.04.2018
What will unfavorable weather conditions in Ukraine lead to?
Ambiguous weather in the first decade of March for Ukraine is not natural. Hydrometeorological Center of Ukraine reports the prevalence of cold weather, which was characterized by an average daily air temperature of 4-9 degrees, sometimes 10-15 degrees below normal. The situation at the moment Sub...
28.03.2018
A new wave of frosts in Ukraine. Winter crops will not suffer
Because of significant cooling throughout Ukraine in the first ten days of March, soil freezing indicators reached a depth of 19 to 38 cm, depending on the region. UkrAgroConsult informs that the snow level on the territory of Ukraine varies from 5 to 25 cm. The snow cover created conditions in the ...
28.03.2018
Iran increases wheat exports in the reporting period
According to the report of world experts, in the period from March 21, 2017 to January 20, 2018 Iran increased the export of wheat. The total figures reached 236,000 tons in the amount of $ 84 million. Compared to the same period in previous years, the increase in weight and cost was 1317% and 724% ...
28.03.2018
Argentina risks remaining without soybeans
A preliminary expert assessment indicates that 75% of all soybean crops in Argentina are in poor or very poor condition. Soybean & Corn Advisor reported on the main reason for the current collapse - a severe drought. Current situation Experts from an authoritative source made a detailed analys...
28.03.2018