Russia. Harvesting of grains and pulses

23.08.2016

According to official data, by August 19 Russian farmers had threshed 24.4 Mln ha (51.7%) of grains and legumes against 21.5 Mln ha by the same date in 2015. 77.4 MMT was harvested with average yield 3.17 MT/ha (in 2015 – 61.4 MMT with 2.85 MT/ha).

Wheat was threshed from 15.1 Mln ha (54.4%) against 13.9 Mln ha. Farmers gathered 53.5 MMT with average yield at 3.55 MT/ha (3.18 MT/ha in 2015).

Barley was harvested from 5.3 Mln ha (63.6%). Gross production reached 13.63 MMT, and the average yield was 2.56 MT/ha (2.46 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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