07 May 2013, Tuesday, 18:56

19 % of the planned areas are sown with spring crops in Bashkiria

author: Galina Bakhshieva

According to the Ministry of Agriculture of Bashkortostan, for today sowing of early spring crops is spent on the area of 385 thousand hectares in the republic that makes 19 percent from the planned.

Spring crops and grain legumes are sown on the area of 314 thousand hectares (27 percent to the plan), sugar beet — more than 8,5 thousand hectares (16 percent), sunflower — about 26,7 thousand hectares (15 percent).

Among the regions which crossed the equator level on sowing grain and grain legumes are Dyurtyulinsky (59 percent from the plan), Bizhbulyaksky (58 percent) and Sharansky (50 percent) regions, the press-service of the Ministry of Agriculture RB informs.