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Belarus completes 2019 grain sowing

MINSK, May 22 (Reuters) -

* Belarus has completed the 2019 spring grain sowing, seeding a total of 2.53 million hectares, the Belta state news agency said.

* The sown area includes 908,400 hectares of early grains and around 1 million hectares of corn.

* Belarus also sowed 1.38 million hectares of winter grains and has said its grain crop could total 8.5 million tonnes this year. (Reporting by Pavel Polityuk, editing by Louise Heavens)

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