According to the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food, as of August 17th, winter turnip was planted on an area of 208.1 thousand hectares, which is 27% of the planned area, says an “Agro-Center” correspondent.
Also, farmers continue to harvest. Grain and legume crops were planted on an area of 9.591 million hectares (66% of the plan), weight was 36.902 million tons at an average yield of 38.5 q/ha.
In particular, early crops were harvested. 36.868 million tons were harvested from 9.566 million hectares (99%) at a yield of 38.5 c/ha. Figures include wheat – from 6.32 million hectares (99%), 26.339 million tons were milled, with a yield of 41.7 q/ha.
Barley: from 2.504 million hectares (100%), 8.55 million tons of grain were harvested at a yield of 34.2 q/ha. Rye: from 162 thousand hectares (96%), 455 thousand tons were harvested, at a yield of 28.1 q/ha. Oats: 426 thousand tons at a yield of 25.2 q/ha were harvested, and 169 thousand hectares (65%) were milled. Buckwheat: 14 thousand tons were harvested at a yield of 10.5 q/ha.
Millet was harvested from 8 thousand hectares (14%) at a yield of 15.2 q/ha. Also, harvesting of winter turnip in Ukraine was finished. It was harvested from an area of 773 thousand hectares (98%) at a yield of 27,7 q/ha.