As of August 27, Russian agrarian harvested grains and pulses throughout the areas of 29.4 mln ha (61.3% of the plan). The production volumes reached 95.2 mln tonnes of grains, with the average yield of 32.3 t/ha, declared the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation.
“In particular, agrarians harvested 69.9 mln tonnes of wheat throughout 19.8 mln ha (67.4%), with the yield of 3.53 t/ha. Also, Russia harvested 17.5 mln tonnes of barley throughout 6 mln ha (70.3%), with the yield of 2.91 t/ha”, - was stated in the message.
Agrarians harvested winter rapeseed throughout 448.6 thsd ha (30%). The production volumes reached 1 mln tonnes, with the yield of 2.31 t/ha. Sunflower seed was harvested throughout 191.1 thsd ha (2.3%). The production volumes reached 279.6 thsd tonnes, with the yield of 1.46 t/ha.
Agrarians harvested soybean throughout 29.1 thsd ha (1%). The output reached 49.7 thsd tonnes, with the yield of 1.71 t/ha.
Moreover, agrarians harvested 1.6 mln tonnes of sugar beet throughout 40.9 thsd ha (4.4%), with the yield of 39.47 t/ha.
Farmers of Russia planted winter crops throughout 2 mln ha, or 11.2% of the forecast.