Plant growing. The pace of seasonal work is not yet very rosy. As of April 1, 2021, sowing work was carried out by agricultural organizations in 14 Russian regions.
Spring crops were sown on an area of 224 thousand hectares, or 5.6 times less than by this time in 2020. Cereals and legumes (without maize) as part of these spring crops were sown on 172 thousand hectares (4.5 times less) By April 23, 2021, according to the Center for Agroanalytics, spring crops in the country as a whole were sown on an area of 2.4 million hectares against 5.2 million hectares in 2020, that is, almost 2 times less. @agrorisk