Ukraine harvested over 37.1 mln tonnes of grains

Ukraine harvested over 37.1 mln tonnes of grains

Ukraine harvested over 37.1 mln tonnes of grains

The FINANCIAL -- As of September 2, agrarians harvested 37.149 mln tonnes of grains and pulses throughout the areas of 10.362 mln ha, or 71% of the plan. The average yield totaled 3.59 t/ha, reported the Ministry of Agrarian Policy of Ukraine.

In particular, Ukraine harvested corn throughout 8 thsd ha, the produced volumes reached 35 mln tonnes, with the yield of 4.36 t/ha, according to APK Inform.

Ukrainian agrarians harvested buckwheat throughout 71 thsd ha (54%). The production volumes totaled 87 thsd tonnes, with the yield of 1.22 t/ha. Also, agrarians harvested 165 thsd tonnes of millet throughout 82 thsd ha (76%), with the yield of 2.01 t/ha.

Also, agrarians started the mass harvesting campaign of sunflower seed. As of the reporting date, Ukraine harvested 293 thsd tonnes of the oilseed throughout 153 thsd ha (3%). The average yield totaled 1.92 t/ha.

Ukraine continued harvesting soybeans, and already produced 220 thsd tonnes of the oilseed. The planted areas reached 123 thsd ha (3%), with the yield of 1.78 t/ha.

Agrarians prepared the soil throughout 6.457 mln ha (78%) for the planting campaign of winter crops. As of the reporting date, agricultural producers planted winter rapeseed throughout 298 thsd ha (36%).