In all categories of farmsNikolaev areafor April 30, 2009 445,6 thousand hectares of summer cultures that is 2,6% more than for the corresponding date last year are seeded (taking into account resowing of the lost winter and long-term herbs).
Grain and leguminous (without corn) cultures on a summer wedge are sowed on the area of 211,4 thousand hectares (22,6% more in comparison with the similar period of last year). Including in the agricultural enterprises - on 116,4 thousand hectares (for 31%), in population farms - on 94,9 thousand hectares (for 13,5%).
Most part (92,2%) the sowed areas under this group of cultures borrowbarleycrops (195 thousand hectares).
In April corn crops on grain which is carried out on the area of 20 thousand hectares that is 20,4% less, than last year began.
As reports Head department of statistics, for the end of April of this year in all categories of farms 146,6 thousand hectares of sunflower that is 16,1% less than a last year's indicator are seeded. Potatoes it is put on the area of 18,9 thousand hectares that makes 83,4% to level of 2008.
Crops of vegetable cultures proceed. These works are carried out on the area of 9,5 thousand hectares.