Russia harvested 62 mln tonnes of grain




As of August 2, Russian agrarians harvested grains and pulses throughout the areas of 19.5 mln ha. The production volumes reached 62.4 mln tonnes of grain with the average yield of 3.2 t/ha, reported the press-service of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russia.

In particular, agrarians harvested 47.4 mln tonnes of wheat throughout 13.8 mln ha, with the yield of 3.43 t/ha. Also, Russia harvested 10.5 mln tonnes of barley throughout 3.6 mln ha, with the yield of 2.88 t/ha.

Agrarians harvested 517.4 thsd tonnes of rapeseed throughout 185.7 thsd ha, with the yield of 2.79 t/ha.