In Pavlodar region is being held the mass harvesting of cereals and root crops, reported in the department of agriculture. The acceptance of new grain started “Zholkuduksky” and “Scherbakty” elevators and LLP “Argo”.
By the end of the first decade of September in the farms grain is collected on one-third of the area – more than 200 thousand hectares, thrashed on 151 thousand hectares. Gross grain harvest amounted to 183 thousand tons, with an average yield of 12.1 quintals per hectare.
The biggest harvest was fixed in Zhelezinky and Shcherbakty districts.
Potatoes are harvested on 23 percent of the area; average yields is 243 quintals per hectare, said the IA “Kazakh-Zerno”.
In the harvesting campaign are involved 1,972 combine harvesters, 884 reapers and 69 forage harvesters, 2,607 units of trucks and 5624 trailers of all kinds.
For the autumn field work farmers were allocated 21 thousand tons of cheapened diesel fuel; in August farms received 12 thousand tons of fuel. Today there is an active removal of fuel allocated for September.