Overview of agrometeorological situation of June 30, 2020
According to the latest observational data, spring crops have ran out throughout the republic, grain is being formed, spring wheat blooms in spring wheat in the northern half of the country, spring barley and oats developed milk ripeness, grain filling began mostly in the southern half of Belarus. Formation of grain crops on main massifs takes place with good moisture supply. Moisture reserves are increased in a number of areas, primarily on heavy soils. Condition of spring crops in most of observed fields is assessed as “good”. Yellowing of spring grain crops began due to overmoistening of the soil in the north-west of Vitebsk region. Separate weather stations in the Grodno and Minsk regions note lodging of crops.
Expected rains will replenish soil moisture content areas with increased moisture reserves in soil can expand in the near future.