Russia. Harvesting of grains and pulses


According to official data, by September 2 Russian farmers had threshed 33.26 Mln ha (70.4%) of grains and legumes against 27.66 Mln ha by the same date in 2015. 93.41 MMT was harvested with average yield 2.81 MT/ha (in 2015 – 73.05 MMT with 2.64 MT/ha).

Wheat was threshed from 20.45 Mln ha (73.8%) against 16.8 Mln ha. Farmers gathered 64.53 MMT with average yield at 3.16 MT/ha (2.96 MT/ha in 2015).

Barley was harvested from 7.1 Mln ha (85%). Gross production reached 17.11 MMT, and the average yield was 2.41 MT/ha (2.36 MT/ha in 2015).

Corn was harvested from 37.4 Th ha (1.3%) against 106.9 Th ha by the same date in 2015. Farmers gathered 193.7 KMT with average yield at 5.18 MT/ha (4.87 MT/ha in 2015).

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