According to Bulgarian Ministry of Agriculture, as of December 8, 422.6 thousand ha of corn were threshed, or 100% of the plan (422.8 thousand ha). 2224.7 KMT were harvested with the average yield of 5.26 MT/ha. Average corn yield is 4.4% higher than in 2015.
As of December 8, winter wheat had been sown at 1089.4 thousand ha. The pace of sowing is 0.6% higher than in 2015. On the same date in 2015 winter wheat had been sown at 1083.4 thousand ha.
The pace of winter barley sowing is 19.1% behind. As of the reporting date winter barley had been sown at 131.7 thousand ha against 162.8 thousand ha in 2015. (UkrAgroConsult/Business World Magazine)