29 March 2012, Thursday, 13:03

Bashkir agrarians prepared 14 thousand tractors for spring sowing-2012

author: Galia Nabieva

About 14 thousand tractors will be used during the forthcoming spring sowing works-2012 in Bashkortostan – 80% of the whole available tractor fleet.

Specialists of Ministry for agriculture RB are certain that in case of rational use of agricultural machinery grain sowing can be completed in 12-14 days and sowing of other crops – in 8-9 days.

Four Republican machine and tractor stations intend to sow 267 thousand hectares and their own territory, meant for spring sowing, makes up more than 189 thousand hectares.

Before April 10 all tractors will be fully ready for work and introduced to the state technical inspectorate.