Ukraine already harvested over 75 mln tonnes of grains - 11.12.2019

Ukraine already harvested over 75 mln tonnes of grains - 11.12.2019

As of December 10, all categories of agricultural households in Ukraine already harvested 75.2 mln tonnes of grains and pulses throughout the areas of 15.2 mln ha, or 99% of the forecast, with the average yield of 4.95 t/ha, reported the information and analytical web-portal of the Ukrainian agro-industrial complex.

In particular, Ukraine harvested 35.2 mln tonnes of corn throughout 4.9 mln ha (99% of the forecast), with the yield of 7.14 t/ha, 89 thsd tonnes of buckwheat throughout 67 thsd ha (99%), with the yield of 1.33 t/ha, and 161 thsd tonnes of millet throughout 89 thsd ha (99%), with the yield of 1.81 t/ha.

As for oilseeds, Ukrainian agrarians harvested 14.6 mln tonnes of sunflower seed throughout 5.8 mln ha (100%), with the average yield of 2.51 t/ha, and 3.7 mln tonnes of soybeans throughout 1.57 mln ha (99%), with the yield of 2.35 t/ha.

At the same time, the harvest of sugar beet reached 9.8 mln tonnes, with the average yield of 44.6 t/ha, and the harvested areas of 220 thsd ha (100%).

In addition, Ukraine planted winter grains for the harvest-2020 throughout the areas of 7 mln ha, or 96% of the forecast, including winter wheat — 5.9 mln ha (95%), winter rye — 124 thsd ha (102%), and winter barley — 920 thsd ha (100%).

 

 

Source APK Inform