Review of the agrometeorological situation of January 14, 2020
In the first half of wintering winter crops could not find a state of deep physiological dormancy and lost their hardening due to the prevalence of thawing weather. Low temperatures dangerous for winter crops were not observed.
Snow cover is absent in the vast majority of fields of the county according to recent data. The soil remains still thawed or a slight freezing of upper layer is noted. The soil temperature at the depth of the tillering site of winter cereals and the root neck of perennial grasses basically remains close to 0 ° С.
A slight decrease in temperature regime expected in the end of decade, It doesn’t pose a danger to wintering crops. Agrometeorological conditions for winter crops will remain satisfactory.