Russia harvested 28.5 million tonnes of feed


According to August 7, 2017, in all categories of Russian farms harvested 38.5 million tons of coarse and succulent fodder (excluding the carryover of last year), which corresponds to 13.6 million tons of fodder units

The total demand for rough and succulent feed for the winter 2017-2018 is 30.9 million tons of fodder units or 17.3 quintals of feed units per conventional head. In the whole country for one conventional head harvested 7.6 centners of fodder units or 44% of the needs.

Forage harvested 12.6 million tons of fodder units (in 2016 13.1 million tonnes), including 6.7 million tons of hay, 5.6 million tons of haylage, 200,9 thousand tons of straw. Pledged 1 million tonnes of feed units of green mass for silage.

Mass fodder comes in all Federal districts of the country.


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