Belarus started harvesting buckwheat and millet




As of August 23, Belarusian agrarians harvested grains and pulses (excluding corn) throughout 2.03 mln ha or 95.8% of the plan (2.121 mln ha), declared the Ministry of Agriculture and Food of the Republic of Belarus.

The production volumes reached 6.204 mln tonnes with the average yield of 3.05 t/ha.

Besides, farmers started harvesting buckwheat and millet. They harvested 0.4 thsd tonnes of buckwheat with the yield of 0.94 t/ha throughout 0.15 thsd ha (0.49% of the plan), and 1.92 thsd tonnes of millet with the yield of 2.35 t/ha throughout 0.82 thsd ha (12.6%).