Russia harvested 60.2 million tons of coarse and succulent fodder

29.08.2017

According to 24 August 2017, in all categories of Russian farms harvested 60.2 million tons of coarse and succulent fodder (excluding the carryover of last year), which corresponds to 20.6 million tons of fodder units

The total demand for rough and succulent feed for the winter 2017-2018 is 30.8 million tons of fodder units or 17.3 quintals of feed units per conventional head. In the whole country for one conventional head harvested 11.5 centners of fodder units or 67% of the demand.

Forage harvested 18.6 million tons of fodder units (in 2016 17.6 million tons), including 9.9 million tons of hay, 7.9 million tons of haylage, 697,1 thousand tons of straw. Laid 2.1 million tons of green mass for silage.

Mass fodder comes in all Federal districts of the country.


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