Belarus completed the harvesting campaign of maize for grain, declared the main department of plant growing of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food.
Agrarians harvested maize for grain throughout the areas of 181.6 thsd ha, which totaled 100% of the harvesting areas. The production volumes totaled 1.604 mln tonnes of maize grain in bunker weight, with the average yield of 88.4 c/ha.
In general, production volumes of maize for grain in clean weight are expected to exceed last year volumes in 2 times. In 2010 the index totaled 546.2 thsd tonnes.