October 17, 2020, 16:15
AKIPRESS.COM - Grain crops were harvested on the area of 471.8 thousand hectares, including wheat - 297.0 thousand hectares, barley - 174.8 thousand hectares, said the Ministry of Agriculture.
Barley was harvested on the area of 209.1 thousand hectares, which is 6.7 thousand hectares more than in 2019. The average yield was 24.7 c/ha, which is 1.6 c/ha more than in 2019. Gross yield was 515.6 thousand tons, which is 49.1 thousand tons more than in 2019.
Corn was harvested on 76 thousand hectares. Gross harvest amounted to 494.6 thousand tons, which is 37.5 thousand tons more than last year.
Beans were harvested from an area of 52 thousand hectares.