In the Sverdlovsk region, almost 70% of grain crops and half of the potato crop were harvested. This year the yield is much higher than last.
According to the regional department of information policy, autumn field work in the Sverdlovsk region is going as planned.
“The gross grain harvest amounted to 600 thousand tons, this is more than last year, when 90% of grain had already been harvested at that date. This suggests that this year the yield is much higher. We hope that the weather will allow us to collect all the crops from the fields, ”said the acting Minister of Agriculture and Food of the Sverdlovsk Region Dmitry Degtyarev.
It is noted that in the Sverdlovsk region already harvested 29,3 centners of feed crops per conditional head of cattle out of 30 planned.
Potato productivity in 2017 exceeds the same indicators of the previous year by 30% and amounts to 178 centners per hectare. Potato harvesting is completed at 54% of the planned plan.
Also at a faster pace is harvesting vegetables. To date, 29% of vegetables have been harvested.
A source: https://www.oblgazeta.ru