Weather conditions last week significantly inhibited the progress of harvest in North Kazakhstan. So, as of today it is harvested 98.5% of the total area, the correspondent of IA “Kazakh-Zerno” reported.
Weather recovered and farmers expect to complete the harvest in 2-3 days. Today, threshing reached 3 million 784 thousand hectares of cultivated area. The average yield in the end of the harvest season has almost reached the level of 13 q / ha.
We remind, the local agricultural department predicted that the region will replenish the country’s reserves by 5 million tons of new grain in 2012 year.
Now the growers harvested about 4 million 861.6 thousand tons.