The chief of head department of agriculture and the food of the Nikolaev regional public administration Grigory Pokhilko reported that in the Nikolaev area 70 percent of grain and 118 percent of a colza are already sowed.
On colza crops landowners of Nikolayevshchina already were ahead of schedule. Instead of 96 thousand hectares which have been taken away under its landing, this culture sowed 112 thousand hectares. As for crops winter, they already sowed 622 thousand hectares.
Cleaning of the late grain proceeds. 68 percent of buckwheat and millet are already cleaned, 22,5 thousand tons are threshed, productivity made 14,4 centners from hectare. Clean also corn grain. Gross collecting from 90 percent of the cleaned culture makes 91,4 thousand tons, productivity - 23,9 centners from hectare.
Sunflower cleaning comes to an end. Already cleaned 89 percent, threshed 466,5 thousand tons, productivity makes 12,7 centners from hectare.