In the Penza region have harvested 1.2 million tons of grain
In the farms of agriculture Penza region have harvested one million 220 thousand tons of grain.
September 2 this figure announced by Minister of Agriculture of the Penza region Ivan Firyulin operational meeting in the regional government.
"To date, the field is about 95 million tons of grain, minus 30 tonnes of maize, which matures later," — said the Minister of Agriculture to issue the governor of the Penza region during the harvest season.
Recall, according to the results of grain harvesting in the rating of Russian regions, made up specialized portal "Agro2b", Penza region, an increase in the yield of 76.26% up to third place. "Despite the fact that in the Penza region handled 38.7% of the cultivated area, the average yield totaled 23.9 c / ha against 13.6 c / ha last year. On 13 August harvested 585.4 thousand tons of grain" — specify the experts of the portal. First place in the ranking of productivity growth took Astrakhan region, which almost doubled the yield compared to last year. The second is the rating republic of Ingushetia, an increase in yield 87.5%.