Grain harvesting 49% completed in Ukraine, 21 mln tonnes reaped

Source

APK-Inform

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As of August 11, Ukrainian farmers harvested grains and pulses throughout 5.5 mln ha or 49% of a plan, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy informed. Production volume reached 20.8 mln tonnes with an average yield of 3.81 t/ha.

Particularly, farmers have harvested:

  • 3.8 mln ha of wheat (82% of plan), crop reached 15.4 mln tonnes so far with yield of 4.01 t/ha;
  • 1.4 mln ha of barley (89%; 4.9 mln tonnes, 3.44 t/ha);
  • 106 thsd ha of peas (95%; 239 thsd tonnes, 2.24 t/ha).

Moreover, farmers have already reaped 2.9 mln tonnes of rapeseed with the yield of 2.79 t/ha throughout 1.042 mln ha (95%).

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