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17 May 2019, 17:57

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LPR finishes summer crops planting

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LUGANSK, May 17 (Lugansk Media Centre) – Republican farmers have finished planting summer crops and pulses, the Ministry of Agriculture reported.

"The LPR has fulfilled plan on planting summer crops and pulses. Plan has been surpassed on wheat, barley, oat, cereals planting."

Sverdlovsk, Slavyanoserbsk and Rovenki are leading in planting of summer crops.

As for non-food crops, soy planting plan has been exceeded, as for feed crops – perennial grass used as cover crops for barley has been planted with overpassing the plan; carrot and aubergine has been planted with excess.

The spring sawing campaign kicked off in the LPR in mid-March. The LPR has enough food grain in stock to keep bread prices at the same level until the next crops at least, said earlier the Chairman of the Council of Ministers Sergey Kozlov.

LuganskMediaCentre — 17 May — Lugansk