Ukrainian grains 76% harvested




As of October 21, Ukrainian farmers harvested 56.3 mln tonnes of grains and pulses with the yield of 4.62 t/ha throughout 12.2 mln ha (76% of the plan), informs the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food.

All oblasts of Ukraine continue harvesting corn. Farmers harvested 11.2 mln tonnes of corn with the yield of 6.34 t/ha throughout 1.7 mln ha (32% of the plan).

Agrarians harvested 106.7 thsd tonnes of buckwheat with the yield of 1.36 t/ha throughout 78.5 thsd ha (94%) and 179 thsd tonnes of millet with the yield of 2.34 t/ha throughout 76.3 thsd ha (98%).

Additionally, agrarians harvested 12.7 mln tonnes of sunflower seed with the yield of 2.36 t/ha throughout 5.4 mln ha (83%), 2.6 mln tonnes of soybean with the yield of 2.6 t/ha throughout 1 mln ha (78%).