Ukraine harvested 37.4 mln tonnes of grains

Ukraine harvested 37.4 mln tonnes of grains

Ukraine harvested 37.4 mln tonnes of grains

The FINANCIAL -- As of September 7, agrarians harvested 37.404 mln tonnes of grains and pulses throughout the areas of 10.419 mln ha, or 71% of the plan. The average yield totaled 3.59 t/ha, reported the Ministry of Agrarian Policy of Ukraine, according to APK Inform.

In particular, Ukraine harvested corn throughout 27 thsd ha, the produced volumes reached 117 thsd tonnes, with the yield of 4.39 t/ha.

Ukrainian agrarians harvested buckwheat throughout 87 thsd ha (66%). The production volumes totaled 105 thsd tonnes, with the yield of 1.21 t/ha. Also, agrarians harvested 177 thsd tonnes of millet throughout 89 thsd ha (82%), with the yield of 2 t/ha.

Also, agrarians started the mass harvesting campaign of sunflower seed. As of the reporting date, Ukraine harvested 913 thsd tonnes of the oilseed throughout 472 thsd ha (10%). The average yield totaled 1.93 t/ha.

Ukraine continued harvesting soybeans, and already produced 413 thsd tonnes of the oilseed. The harvested areas reached 233 thsd ha (11%), with the yield of 1.77 t/ha.

Agrarians prepared the soil for the planting campaign of winter crops throughout 6.739 mln ha (82%). As of the reporting date, agricultural producers planted winter rapeseed throughout 388 thsd ha (47%).