More than 25 million tons of grain crops thrashed in Ukraine - Agricultural Policy and Food Ministry

26.07.2013

As of July 25, 25.33 million tons of grain and leguminous crops were thrashed in Ukraine from the acreage of 8.67 million ha (81% of the plan) with average crop capacity of 29.2 centners/ha.

The press service of the Agricultural Policy and Food Ministry told Ukrinform about this.

In particular, until the designated date, agricultural producers gathered 1.05 million tons of winter barley (99% of the plan). The yield makes up 2.91 million tons, crop capacity - 27.6 centners/ha. 18.55 million tons of winter wheat was gathered with average crop capacity of 33.3 centners/ha from the area of 5.57 million ha (86%), the agency informs.

As noted, spring barley was also harvested from the area of 1.6 million ha (72%). Until the designated date, 3 million tons of grain were thrashed with average crop capacity of 18.8 centners/ha.

70,900 tons of spring wheat were harvested from the area of 36,200 ha (23%). Average crop capacity makes up 19.6 centners/ha.

Agricultural producers gathered 415,600 tons of rye from the area of 167,700 ha (59%) with average crop capacity of 24.8 centners/ha.

164,400 ha of peas were threshed (88%). The gross yield makes up 254,100 tons, crop capacity - 15.5 centners/ha.

Barley harvested on the area of 74,800 ha (30%) with crop capacity of 16.5 centners/ha, the yield makes up 123,300 tons.

In addition, 2.06 million tons of ripe was thrashed from 916,400 ha (96%), with average capacity of 22.6 centners/ha.

To remind, as of July 25, 2012, 19.47 million tons of grain were harvested with average crop capacity of 23.6 centners/ha


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