The harvesting campaign continues in the Altai Territory. According to the latest information from the regional ministry of agriculture, farmers dug potatoes from 36% of the area - from 1465 hectares.
The potato harvest at the moment amounted to 25 tons, and the average yield indicator is 890 centners per hectare. It is noted that this is 177% higher than last year.
In parallel with potato harvesting, enterprises in the region harvest vegetables - cabbage, table beets, carrots, onion and others. At the moment, vegetables are harvested from almost 37% of the area. Productivity is observed at last year's level - 162 centners per hectare.
By the way, the main volume of production of potatoes and vegetables in the Altai Territory falls on personal subsidiary plots. On average, farms annually receive more than 1 million tons of vegetables and potatoes.
A source: http://politsib.ru