Russia harvested 5 mln tonnes of grains
According to operative data as of July 2, several regions of the Southern, North Caucasian and Crimean Federal Districts of Russia harvested grain crops throughout the areas of 1.3 mln ha, or 2.8% of the planned areas (in 2013 – 2.7 mln ha), and produced 5 mln tonnes of grains in bunker weight (in 2013 – 9.6 mln tonnes). The average yield totaled 3.78 t/ha (in 2013 – 3.5 t/ha), reported the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation.
In particular, agrarians harvested winter and spring wheat throughout 586 thsd ha, or 2.3% of the planned areas (in 2013 – 2.1 mln ha). The produced volumes totaled 2.3 mln tonnes (in 2013 – 7.5 mln tonnes), with the yield of 3.88 t/ha (in 2013 – 3.52 t/ha).
Agrarians harvested winter and spring barley throughout 370.8 thsd ha, or 4% of the areas (in 2013 – 469.6 thsd ha), and produced 1.5 mln tonnes of the grain (in 2013 – 1.7 mln tonnes), with the yield of 4.04 t/ha (in 2013 – 3.61 t/ha).
Also, Krasnodar and Stavropol Krais, the Republics of Adygea and Crimea started harvesting winter rapeseed. As of the reporting date, agrarians harvested the oilseed throughout 77.9 thsd ha, or 6.3% of the planned areas (in 2013 – 118.4 thsd ha). The produced oilseed volumes reached 133.6 thsd tonnes (in 2013 – 203.6 thsd tonnes), with the average yield of 1.72 t/ha (in 2013 - 1.72 t/ha).
You should be authorized to post comment
Russia to start grain purchasing interventions in August - A.Tkachev
Russia planted spring grains throughout 4.2 mln ha - Ministry of Agriculture
In 2016/17 MY, Russia to lose the global leadership in wheat exports - experts
April 27, 17:20
In 2017/18 MY, Russia to increase the exports of wheat
April 27, 16:00
All regions of Russia started spring field works - Ministry of Agriculture
April 27, 14:40
Problems with the supply of Russian grains to Turkey to be solved within two weeks - A.Tkachev
April 27, 12:10
Russia: in terms of the current RUR/USD rates, agricultural exports to reduce by 3 bln USD - A.Tkachev
April 27, 10:30