At present, the region’s harvest plan is executed by almost 44%. Harvesting campaign covers about 1 million 560.8 thousand hectares of local farmland. Farmers complain about the overcast weather, which prevents them from removing the bread from fields, wrote the correspondent of the IA “Kazakh-Zerno”.
Today, the average grain yield in the region – 13.4 q/ha. At the same time farmers have 2 million 96.2 thousand tons of grain from the harvest -2013 in the bins.
It should be noted that in the middle of September, 2012 local farmers collected 3 million 788.5 thousand tons of grain from 85% of the sown area.
Beginning of the work week dawned overcast, in some areas in the region there was light rain. In this regard, farmers are talking seriously about the possibility of extending the harvest season into October.