As of September 3, Russian agrarian harvested grains and pulses throughout the areas of 33.9 mln ha (70.6% of the plan). The production volumes reached 104.2 mln tonnes of grains, with the average yield of 30.7 t/ha, declared the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation.
“In particular, agrarians harvested 75.4 mln tonnes of wheat throughout 22.6 mln ha (77%), with the yield of 3.33 t/ha. Also, Russia harvested 19.4 mln tonnes of barley throughout 6.9 mln ha (81%), with the yield of 2.81 t/ha”, - was stated in the message.
Farmers harvested corn for grain throughout 43.5 thsd ha (1.5%). The output reached 158.8 thsd tonnes, with the yield of 3.65 t/ha. Moreover, agrarians of Krasnodar Krai started to harvest rice and provided the field works throughout 2.9 thsd ha (1.5%). The production volumes reached 18.1 mln tonnes, with the yield of 6.24 t/ha.
Agrarians harvested winter rapeseed throughout 593.6 thsd ha (39.8%). The production volumes reached 1.3 mln tonnes, with the yield of 2.19 t/ha. Sunflower seed was harvested throughout 518.5 thsd ha (6.1%). The production volumes reached 833.3 thsd tonnes, with the yield of 1.61 t/ha.
Agrarians harvested soybean throughout 158.7 thsd ha (5.6%). The output reached 275.3 thsd tonnes, with the yield of 1.73 t/ha.
Moreover, agrarians harvested 2.5 mln tonnes of sugar beet throughout 65.4 thsd ha (7.1%), with the yield of 38.38 t/ha.
Farmers of Russia planted winter crops throughout 4.2 mln ha, or 23% of the forecast.