This was announced by the region’s governor Yevgeny Kuyvashev during the plenary session “Crop Production of Russia: Strategic Guidelines and Instruments for Their Achievement”, which was held as part of the All-Russian Field Day 2020 in the Bryansk Region.
“The harvesting campaign starts in the last decade of July. It is planned to harvest almost 676 thousand tons of grain, more than 218 thousand tons of potatoes and 44 thousand tons of open field vegetables, ”he said and added that the sown area of grain crops increased by 7,5 thousand hectares this year to the level 2019 year
According to Kuyvashev, preparations for the harvesting campaign are going on as usual, the farmers are provided with all the necessary material and technical resources. Harvest forecasts are positive, he added.