Weather conditions. On April 11-20, warm weather with precipitation in the south and southeast, where winter wheat and spring grains are grown, was favorable for plant growth and development.
Moisture conditions. Recent precipitation somewhat hindered the completion of spring fieldwork, UkrAgroConsult reports.
Crop condition. Winter wheat and spring grains are rated good to excellent. Farmers in the south continue planting heat-loving crops (corn); the crop quality is good.