Belarus harvested 8% more grain


According to current information of the Ag Ministry of Belarus, farmers harvested cereals and pulses from 2109.6 Th ha (97.1% of the plan) by September 4. They got 7.53 MMT of grain with an average yield of 3.57 MT/ha, reports UkrAgroConsult.

6.96 MMT of grain was harvested from 2080.7 Th ha (98%) by the same date in 2016, with an average yield of 3.34 MT/ha.

Farmers in Belarus have also started sowing winter cereals. As of the reporting date, this work was complete on 39 Th ha (3.05% of the projected 1276.6 Th ha). 74.9 Th ha (5.57% of the plan) was sown by this date last year.

More information on crop conditions and progress of harvesting campaign in the countries of Black Sea Region is available to subscribers for weekly market report "Black Sea Grain & Oil" by UkrAgroConsult.



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