This is 100% of the plan. The average yield was 155,3 c / ha, the gross yield of 223 thousand tons. This is 70% higher than last year, the press service of the Ministry of Agriculture of Buryatia reported.
In general, the gross harvest of vegetables this year amounted to 18,3 thousand tons, the yield amounted to 233,6 kg / ha, which is 10% higher than last year.
- This year, due to the annual soil drought, the share of sowing with fodder drought-resistant crops, including Sudanese grass and spring triticale, has been increased. Thus, the sowing area of forage crops with perennial crops amounted to 65,4 thousand hectares, or 110% of the level of the previous year (59,18 thousand hectares in 2017), the Ministry of Agriculture notes.
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