Over 120 thousand hectares are to be sowed in frames of the upcoming spring sowing campaign, reports the First deputy of the DPR Minister of Agro-industrial policy and Food, Dmitry Konakov.
“Spring sowing is planned to take place on 121 thousand hectares territory, that will include 60 thousand hectares allocated for cereal crops, 50 thousand hectares for sunflower, 8,5 thousand hectares for forage crops without cattle breeding and 120 hectares for potato and vegetables,” said Konakov.
He underlined that in the new sowing season harvest of wheat, corn, potato and vegetables is to be increased. Apart from it, the DPR agrarians will sow flax and mustard for the first time.
DONi News Agency