The FINANCIAL — According to operative data as of August 18, agricultural organizations of Belarus harvested grains and pulses throughout 2.06 mln ha, or 94% of the planned areas. The average yield totaled 3.9 t/ha, the harvested volumes – 8.035 mln tonnes of grains, declared the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Belarus.
In particular, agrarians harvested winter and spring rapeseed throughout 158.7 thsd ha (63%). The harvested volumes totaled 352.3 thsd tonnes, with the average yield of 2.22 t/ha, according to APK Inform.
Agricultural organizations plan to plant winter rapeseed for the harvest-2016 throughout 410 thsd ha. Agrarians already planted the oilseed throughout 44.6 thsd ha (11.4%).