In mid-March, winter wheat conditions are favourable and the crop is between turning green in the North China Plain to jointing stages in the Middle and Lower Reaches of Yangtze River.
In China, the conditions are favourable for spring maize, which is generally in seedling stage in southern China.
In China, conditions are mixed for rice.Early rice and single cropped rice are generally between seedling stages to transplanting stages. Early rice mainly distributes in southern China, where the conditions are unfavorable due to the excessive precipitations. For single cropped rice in south west China, conditions are favourable.