Below-average crop condition in China during mid-March, 2017
April 01, 2017
Winter wheat was at regreening to jointing stage. Favorable crop condition occurred in wheat planted areas of Northern China due to proper agro-climatic condition. Affected by continuously rainy weather and concurrently low radiation, winter wheat condition was below average in Southwest China.
Rapeseed was at flowering period. Overall, crop condition was below average. Exposed to low radiation, unfavorable rapeseed condition appeared in Southwest China and in the north part of Lower Yangtze region (China).
Rice, Maize and Soybean were out of growing season.