Ukraine harvested over 29 mln tonnes of grains

04.08.2017

As of August 3, Ukrainian agrarians harvested 29.537 mln tonnes of grains and pulses throughout the areas of 7.964 mln ha, or 82% of the plan. The average yield totaled 3.71 t/ha, reported the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine.

In particular, agrarians harvested winter wheat throughout 5.228 mln ha (85% of the forecast). The production volumes totaled 20.859 mln tonnes, with the average yield of 3.99 t/ha. Also, agrarians harvested 184.9 thsd tonnes of spring wheat throughout 61 thsd ha (31%), with the yield at 3.03 t/ha.

Ukraine harvested 3.168 mln tonnes of winter barley throughout 870.2 thsd ha (98%), with the yield of 3.64 t/ha. Also, agrarians harvested 4 mln tonnes of spring barley throughout 1.31 mln ha (81%), with the yield at 3.06 t/ha.

As of the reporting date, agrarians harvested 186.2 thsd tonnes of rye throughout 65.7 thsd ha (39%), with the yield at 2.84 t/ha. Ukraine started harvesting oats. Agrarians harvested 91.8 thsd tonnes of the grain throughout 35.3 thsd ha (18%), with the average yield at 2.6 t/ha.

At the same time, Ukrainian agrarians produced 1.041 mln tonnes of peas. The average yield totaled 2.64t/ha, and the harvested areas - 394.2 thsd ha (96%).

In addition, the country harvested 1.956 mln tonnes of winter rapeseed, with the yield at 2.74 t/ha. The harvested areas totaled 715 thsd ha (97%). Also, agrarians harvested 21.1 thsd tonnes of spring rapeseed throughout 11.2 thsd ha (24%), with the yield at 1.88 t/ha.


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