As of August 16, all categories of Ukrainian agricultural households already harvested 38.5 mln tonnes of early grains and pulses throughout the areas of 9.8 mln ha, or 99% of the forecast. The average yield totaled 3.91 t/ha, declared the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine.
In particular, Ukraine harvested wheat throughout the areas of 6.7 mln ha (99% of the forecast), and produced 28.2 mln tonnes of the grain, with the average yield of 4.19 t/ha. At the same time, barley areas totaled 2.59 mln ha (99%), with the harvest at 9 mln tonnes, and the yield — 3.49 t/ha.
In addition, Ukrainian agrarians continued harvesting rye — 115 thsd ha (98%). The production volumes totaled 318 thsd tonnes, with the yield of 2.77 t/ha. At the same time, agrarians harvested 384 thsd tonnes of oats throughout 155 thsd ha (85%), with the yield of 2.47 t/ha.
As of the reporting date, the production volumes of rapeseed totaled 3.1 mln tonnes, while the oilseed harvested areas reached 1.25 mln ha (99%), and the yield — 2.49 t/ha.
As of the reporting date, 19 oblasts of Ukraine planted winter rapeseed throughout the areas of 278 thsd ha, or 26% of the forecast (1.1 mln ha).