Active harvesting of potatoes began in the Moscow Region, as of September 11, 37% more potatoes were harvested in the region than a year earlier for the same period, the press service of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Moscow Region reports.
“The gross harvest of potatoes amounted to 68,2 thousand tons. This is 37% more than last year, when 49,8 thousand tons were collected, ”the ministry said. The area of potato planting in the region is 13,7 thousand hectares, at present, potatoes are harvested from the area of 2,63 thousand hectares. The leader in the collection of potatoes was the Dmitrovsky municipal district, where 24,2 thousand tons of potatoes were harvested.
A source: https://mosaica.ru