During the last day in the country was harvested only 20.2 thousand hectares of grain crops, which in percentage is 0.1 points. Reducing the pace of harvesting is associated with precipitation in the grain-producing regions.
According to today’s summary of the Ministry of Agriculture of Kazakhstan, Kazakh grain growers harvested nearly 19 million 987 thousand tons of grain, reported the IA “Kazakh-Zerno”.
“According to the regional department of agriculture, on October 16, this year agricultural producers harvested 15,079.6 thousand hectares, accounting for 95.8% of the harvested area of the regions; it was harvested 19,986.9 thousand tons, the average yield totaled 13.3 q/ha “, said the Ministry in its report.
We recall, on the eve of October 15, in the reports of the Ministry of Agriculture was indicated the harvested area in the amount of 15,059.4 thousand hectares.
It should be noted that on the same date last year, the country had threshed 99.7 % of the total area, and the grain harvest reached 14 million 474.4 thousand tons.