Russia harvested more than 40 mln tonnes of wheat




As of July 29, Russian agrarians harvested grains and pulses throughout the areas of 16.2 mln ha.

The production volumes almost reached 52.9 mln tonnes of grains (54 mln ha in 2020), declared the press-service of the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia.

In particular, agrarians harvested 40.8 (44.8) mln tonnes of wheat throughout 11.8 mln ha, with the yield of 3.45 (3.61) t/ha. Also, Russia harvested 8.3 (7) mln tonnes of barley throughout 2.7 mln ha, with the yield of 3.02 (3.29) t/ha.

Agrarians harvested 379.2 thsd tonnes of rapeseed throughout 141.3 thsd ha, with the yield of 2.68 t/ha.