Ukraine started corn harvesting

31.08.2016

By August, 26 grains and pulses (including corn) had been harvested from 9772 Th ha (68% of the intended area) compared with 10305 Th ha by August 26, 2015. Farmers obtained 38.223 MMT with average yields at 3.91 MT/ha (by the same date in 2015 – 37.027 MMT with average productivity at 3.59 MT/ha).

Early grains and pulses had been harvested from 9645 Th ha (99.9% of the intended area) compared with 10163 Th ha by August 26, 2015. Farmers obtained 37.986 MMT with average yields at 3.94 MT/ha (by the same date in 2015 – 36.789 MMT with average productivity at 3.62 MT/ha).

Corn was harvested from 3 Th ha, 8 KMT obtained with average yield - 3.32 MT/ha.

Buckwheat was harvested from 46 Th ha  - 31% of the plan (49 Th ha in 2015), 60 KMT obtained with average yield - 1.29 MT/ha (1.23 MT/ha last year).

Millet was harvested at 47 Th ha (46%) compared with 56 Th ha in 2015. Millet production had reached 87 KMT by August 26, 2016 with average yields at 1.84 MT/ha (110 KMT with 1.97 MT/ha in 2015).

 

 

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