Ukraine harvested 85% of grain yield

2016-10-25 12:19:31
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Ukraine harvested 85% of grain yield

As of October 24 Ukraine grains and leguminous crops have been harvested from 12.2 million hectares, or 85% of the planned harvesting areas. According to the press service of the agriculture Ministry, in General, produced 51.4 million ton.

 

Leaders for the harvest began in the following areas:

  • Vinnytsia – 4.4 million tons,
  • Odessa – 4.3 million tons,
  • Dnepropetrovsk – 3.2 million tons,
  • Kharkiv – 3.1 million tons,
  • Cherkasy and Poltava – 2.9 million tons,
  • Mykolaiv – 2.8 million tons,
  • Khmelnytsky, Zaporizhzhya and Kirovograd – 2.6 million tons,
  • Kyiv – 2.4 million tons,
  • Kherson – 2.2 million tons,
  • Ternopil – 2.0 million tons.

 

the Highest yield recorded in Vinnytsia region (61.5 centners per ha), Cherkasy (59,5 kg/ha) and Khmelnytskyi (55.9 dt/ha) regions.

 

  • Buckwheat collected 187 thousand tons from 146 thousand hectares (98% of plan).
  • Millet produced 185 thousand tons with 101 thousand hectares (97% of plan).
  • Corn for grain harvested 12.5 million tons from 2.1 million hectares, accounting for 51% of the plan.
  • Sunflower with 5.2 million ha (87%) collected 11.3 million tone.
  • Soy with 1.5 million ha (81% of plan) produced 3,2 million tons.
  • Sugar beets dug 8.4 million tons from the area of 179 hectares, which is 61% of the plan.

 

Simultaneously with the harvesting campaign, Ukrainian agrarians continue sowing of winter crops for harvest in 2017.

at the moment, winter crops sown 5.9 million hectares or 81% of the planned volume, including:

  • wheat and triticale 5.3 million ha, or 85% of the plan,
  • winter rape 777thousand hectares, or 107% of plan.
  • barley 544.thousand ha or 53% of the plan,
  • rye 148 thousand hectares, or 100% of the plan.