Ukrainian Farmers Need to Sow Spring Grains Quickly, Group Says

Ukraine’s farmers will have to sow spring grains quickly because warmer weather conditions will arrive late, the country’s Grain Association said, citing Mykola Bezuhlyi, first deputy agriculture minister.

Meteorologists forecast spring’s late arrival will be followed by rapidly rising temperatures, the industry lobby group said on its website today, citing the minister.

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