As of November 24, Russia harvested 155 mln tonnes of grains and pulses (up by 30.3 mln tonnes y/y) from 45.8 mln ha with the average yield at 3.38 t/ha, the Ministry of Agriculture informed.
Farmers reaped 105.2 mln tonnes of wheat from 29.9 mln ha with the yield at 3.6 t/ha, 24.5 mln tonnes of barley from 7.9 mln ha with the yield of 3.09 t/ha, 10.2 mln tonnes of corn from 1.7 mln ha with the yield of 5.93 t/ha, 934.2 thsd tonnes of rice from 184.5 thsd ha with the yield of 5.63 t/ha.
Moreover, agrarians harvested 13.3 mln tonnes of sunflower seed (7.3 mln ha; 1.81 t/ha), 4.7 mln tonnes of rapeseed (2.2 mln ha; 2.09 t/ha), 6 mln tonnes of soybean (3.2 mln ha; 1.89 t/ha).
Farmers harvested 45.6 mln tonnes of sugar beet from 960.9 thsd ha with yield at 47.41 t/ha.
Winter crops were planted throughout 17.7 mln ha (18.4 mln ha last year).