Russia harvested more than 100 mln tonnes of grains

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APK-Inform

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As of September 1, Russian agrarian harvested grains and pulses throughout the areas of 32.4 mln ha (67.4% of the plan). The production volumes reached 101.3 mln tonnes of grains, with the average yield of 31.3 t/ha, declared the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation.

“In particular, agrarians harvested 73.6 mln tonnes of wheat throughout 21.7 mln ha (73.6%), with the yield of 3.4 t/ha. Also, Russia harvested 18.9 mln tonnes of barley throughout 6.6 mln ha (78%), with the yield of 2.84 t/ha”, - was stated in the message.

Agrarians harvested winter rapeseed throughout 526.8 thsd ha (35.2%). The production volumes reached 1.2 mln tonnes, with the yield of 2.25 t/ha. Sunflower seed was harvested throughout 338.4 thsd ha (4%). The production volumes reached 514.3 thsd tonnes, with the yield of 1.52 t/ha.

Agrarians harvested soybean throughout 99.7 thsd ha (3.5%). The output reached 171.5 thsd tonnes, with the yield of 1.72 t/ha.

Moreover, agrarians harvested 2 mln tonnes of sugar beet throughout 51.4 thsd ha (5.5%), with the yield of 38.86 t/ha.

Farmers of Russia planted winter crops throughout 3.5 mln ha, or 19.1% of the forecast.

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