Kazakhstan harvests over 18.1 mln tons of grain


Kazakhstan has harvested 18.17 million tons on grain as of October 3, 2018, Kazinform reports. Related news Kazakhstani farmers harvested almost 14 tons of grain PM urges Kazakh farmers to reap harvest in time According to the Ministry of Agriculture.

Kazakhstani farmers have harvested 13,453,700 hectares, which constitutes 89.5% of the areas planted to grain crops, with the average yield of 13.5 centners per hectare. As of October 3, 2017, farmers had harvested 15,170,300 hectares or 99% of the areas planted to crops, with the average yield of 14 centners per hectare.

This year the harvested area occupies 15,026,100 hectares, whereas in 2017 it was 15,323,600 hectares.


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