Ukraine harvested over 29 mln tonnes of grains

Ukraine harvested over 29 mln tonnes of grains

Ukraine harvested over 29 mln tonnes of grains

The FINANCIAL -- 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, according to APK-Inform.

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.