Russia. Harvesting of grains and pulses

16.08.2016

According to official data, by August 15 Russian farmers had threshed 21.9 Mln ha (46.4%) of grains and legumes against 19.4 Mln ha by the same date in 2015. 72.7 MMT was harvested with average yield 3.31 MT/ha (in 2015 – 60 MMT with 2.94 MT/ha).

Wheat was threshed from 13.8 Mln ha (49.9%) against 12.9 Mln ha. Farmers gathered 51.1 MMT with average yield at 3.7 MT/ha (3.26 MT/ha in 2015).

Barley was harvested from 4.5 Mln ha (53.9%). Gross production reached 12.25 MMT, and the average yield was 2.72 MT/ha (2.53 MT/ ha in 2015).

More information on crop conditions and progress in 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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