Ukraine harvested a record 66 million tons of grain

2017-01-16 12:49:13
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Ukraine harvested a record 66 million tons of grain

In 2016, Ukraine harvested a record in the history of the country's grain harvest at 66 million tons, up 5.9 million tons higher than the end of 2015, - with reference to the preliminary statistical data of the Ministry of agrarian policy.

 

in addition, in 2016 reached a record yield for the corn – 6.6 t/ha, wheat – 4.21 t/ha, peas – 3.13 t/ha, rye – 2.73 t/ha.

 

the Average yield of crops was 4.61 t/ha, 0.5 t/ha higher than the yield in 2015.

 

in Particular, domestic farmers have collected:

  • corn for grain — almost 28 million tons at a yield of 6.6 t/ha;
  • wheat of 26.0 million tonnes with a yield of 4.21 t/ha;
  • barley — 9.4 million tons at a yield 3.30 t/ha;
  • pea — 745,6 thousand tons at a yield of 3.13 t/ha;
  • oats — 499 thousand tons at a yield of 2.39 t/ha;
  • rye — 391,5 thousand tons at a yield of 2.73 t/ha;
  • buckwheat 176,4 thousand tons at a yield of 1.15 t/ha;
  • rice — 64,8 thousand tons at a yield of 5.40 t/ha.

 

Collected technical culture:

  • sugar beet — 13.9 million tons at a yield of 48.24 t/ha;
  • sunflower — 13.6 million tons at a yield of 2.24 t/ha;
  • soy — 4.3 million tons at a yield of 2.31 t/ha.

 

in addition, for a specified period collected:

  • potatoes — 20.9 million tons at a yield 16.07 t/ha;
  • vegetables — 9.0 million tons at a yield of 20.82 t/ha;
  • fruits and berries — 2.05 million tons at a yield of 9.95 t/ha;
  • grapes — 400 thousand tons at a yield of 9.57 t/ha.