Review of the agrometeorological situation of January 22, 2020
Unusually warm weather for this period of the year does not allow winter crops to find a state of deep physiological dormancy.
Snow cover in fields with winter crops is almost absent. A slight freezing of the upper layer is noted in many regions of the country according to the latest observational data. Soil temperature at the depth of tillering site of winter cereals and the root neck of perennial grasses is within -1, + 1 ° С. Plants lose their hardening under such agrometeorological conditions.
Sharp drop in air temperature is not expected in the near future. Agrometeorological situation will not change significantly in the third decade of January, due to the prevalence of thaw weather.