Harvesting 2018: Odesa region agrarians got 3 million tons
19.07.2018 15:19 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of this year Jul 19, Odesa region agrarians have harvested 3 million tonnes grains/ leguminous crops, Ukrinform says referring to
Head of the agrarian policy department at Odesa Regional State Administration Ivan Petriv report.
«The region agrarians are completing harvesting. As of Jul 19, 3 million tonnes of grains were threshed. Early grain and leguminous crops were collected from 97% of the sown areas. Most farms within the southern districts of Odesa region, in part., Izmailskyi, Kiliiskyi Bolhradskyi, Tatarbunarskyi districts have already completed the early grain crops’ harvesting ,» Petriv admits.
As to him, the grains average yield is 37 metric centners per ha. At the same time, the best figures were recorded within the Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi, Saratskiy and Tatarbunarskyi districts, while the lowest yields were seen in Biliaivskyi, Reniiskyi and Izmailskyi districts.
«We expect to harvest about 4 million tonnes grains this year,» Petriv says.