Kazakhstan completed harvesting campaign of grain




As of October 5, farmers of Kazakhstan harvested grains and pulses throughout 15.7 mln ha (99.5% of the plan). The production volume reached 19.98 mln tonnes with the average yield at 1.27 t/ha, informed the press-service of the Ministry of Agriculture.

Farmers of Akmola oblast harvested 5.2 mln tonnes of grains and pulses, farmers of North Kazakhstan oblast - 4.4 mln tonnes and agrarians of Kostanay oblast - 4.1 mln tonnes. These regions are the main producers of grains in Kazakhstan. They have already completed field works.

The Ministry informed that the harvesting campaign was completed much earlier than the year ago. The harvesting campaign was 87.4% completed as of the same date of 2019 and grain production reached 15.1 mln tonnes.