Ukraine planted spring grains and pulses throughout nearly 7 mln ha 

Ukraine planted spring grains and pulses throughout nearly 7 mln ha 

Ukraine planted spring grains and pulses throughout nearly 7 mln ha 

The FINANCIAl -- As of May 24, Ukrainian agrarians planted spring grains and pulses throughout the areas of 6.97 mln ha, or 95% of the plan, declared the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine.

In particular, the planted areas under early spring grains totaled 2.273 mln ha (96% of the forecast), including spring wheat — 167 thsd ha (95%), spring barley — 1.499 mln ha (96%), oats — 190 thsd ha (93%), and peas — 418 thsd ha (98%). In addition, agrarians planted corn for grain throughout 4.462 mln ha (97%), buckwheat — 80 thsd ha (53%), and millet — 35 thsd ha (62%), according to  APK-Inform.

Also, Ukrainian agrarians continued planting technical crops. Thus, the planted areas under sunflower seed reached 5.518 mln ha (99%), soybeans — 1.627 mln ha (84%), and sugar beet — 280 thsd ha (94%).