Harvesting 2018: agrarians start spring rape harvesting
11.07.2018 23:04 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of this week, Ukrainian agrarians have started spring rape harvesting, Ukrainian Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food reports.
Thus, as of this year Jul 11, agrarians have harvested 600 tons spring rape at 1,550 ha.
It is to be admitted, as of this year Jul 11, agrarians have harvested in total 11.11 million tons new crop early grains/leguminous crops at 3.65 million ha (38% total planned areas to be harvested), average yield 30.4 metric centners per ha. Thus, agrarians have got 7.7 million tons winter wheat at 2.46 million ha (39%); spring wheat 14,800 tons at 5,500 ha (3%); winter barley 2.68 million tons at 774,300 ha (94%); spring barley 379,100 tons at 201,400 ha (13%); peas 300,400 tons at 207,800 ha (49%).
Besides, as of this week, Ukrainian agrarians continued rye harvesting. As of this year Jul 11, agrarians have got 6,500 tons rye at 2,900 ha (2%), average yield 22.8 metric centners per ha. Also, agrarians have got 1,500 tons oats at 1,100 ha (1%), average yield 13.2 metric centners per ha.
As to the report, within this week Ukrainian 23 regions’ agrarians continued winter rape harvesting. Thus, as of this year Jul 11, agrarians have got 1.55 million tons at 633,400 ha (65%), average yield 24.6 metric centners per ha.