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More news from the fields


More news from the fields

As of October 26, all Ukrainian agricultural producers harvested 66.8 mln t of main crops from 21.03 mln ha, making up 84% of the planned crop areas. In particular, grains and pulses contain 50.5 mln t harvested from 12.9 mln ha.

The Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture reports, that in particular, agrarians harvested:

-       wheat: 25.1 mln t from 6.56 mln ha (100%) using the average yield of 3.83 t/ha

-       barley: 7.77 mln t from 2.38 mln ha (100%) yielding 3.26 t/ha

-       peas: 516.2 thou. t from 237.7 thou. ha (100%) yielding 2.17 t/ha

-       millet: 240 thou. t from 147.7 thou. ha (98%) yielding 1.62 t/ha

-       sunflower: 11.6 mln t from 5.9 mln ha (92%) yielding 1.97 t/ha

-       buckwheat: 96.2 thou. t from 75.4 thou. ha (96%) yielding 1.28 t/ha

-       soybean: 2.2 mln t from 1.08 mln ha (80%) yielding 2.02 t/ha

-       corn: 14.5 mln t from 3.07 mln ha (56%) yielding 4.73 t/ha

-       Rapeseed campaign was completed from 1.11 mln ha (100%): 2.55 mln t, 2.29 t/ha.

In Ukraine, the area under winter crops has reduced significantly and is the smallest in 5 last years. The decline will be most noticeable for wheat, where areas will be at their lowest level in 5 years.

Regarding the autumn sowing campaign, as of Oct. 26, 2020 Ukrainian farmers have sown the following main winter crops:

- wheat - 5.5 million hectares;

- barley - 800 thousand hectares;

- rapeseed - 850 thousand hectares.