Russia produced 37.2 mln tonnes of grains
As of July 24, Russia harvested grain crops throughout the areas of 10.7 mln ha, or 22.9% of the planned harvested areas (in 2013 - 11.7 mln ha). The produced volumes reached 37.2 mln tonnes of grains in bunker weight (in 2013 - 33.3 mln tonnes), with the yield of 3.48 t/ha (in 2013 – 2.84 t/ha), declared the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation.
In particular, agrarians harvested winter and spring wheat throughout 8.6 mln ha, or 33.9% of the harvested areas (in 2013 - 9.1 mln ha). The produced volumes totaled 31.4 mln tonnes (in 2013 - 27.6 mln tonnes) with the average yield of 3.66 t/ha (in 2013 – 3.05 t/ha).
Russia harvested winter and spring barley throughout 991 thsd ha, or 10.7% of the planned areas (in 2013 - 1.4 mln ha). The produced volumes reached 3.1 mln tonnes (in 2013 - 3.2 mln tonnes) with the average yield of 3.15 t/ha (in 2013 – 2.34 t/ha).
In addition, agrarians harvested winter rapeseed throughout 210 thsd ha, or 16.9% of the harvested areas (in 2013 - 179.6 thsd ha). The production totaled 342.3 thsd tonnes (in 2013 - 304.6 thsd tonnes) with the yield of 1.63 t/ha (in 2013 – 1.7 t/ha).
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