In Russia, grain and legumes in general, on-line data for August 12, 2013., Threshed from the area of 16.7 million hectares (36.2% of the cultivated area), which is 3.7 million hectares less than in 2012. In this case, harvested 45.5 million tons of grain (2012. — 42.4 million tons) with a yield of 27.2 t / ha (2012. — 20.8 kg / ha), according to the materials of the Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) the Russian Federation.
According to the forecast of Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation in 2013. grain harvest is expected to reach 95 million tons against 70.9 million tons produced in 2012.
As of August 12 this year, wheat threshed with an area of about 11 million hectares harvested 33.4 million tons of grain (2012. — 26.7 million hectares). Yield of 30.5 t / ha (2012. — 22.4 t / ha). Barley threshed with an area of about 3.1 million hectares harvested 7,000,000 tons (in 2012. — 8,000,000 tonnes) with a yield of 22.9 t / ha (2012. — 19.7 t / ha). Winter rape and spring threshed from the square 235.5 thousand hectares, gross amounted to 396.4 thousand tons (in 2012. — 175 thousand tons). Yield of 16.8 t / ha (2012. — 12.9 t / ha).
According to current data, the whole country has dug out 528 tons of potatoes with a yield of 131.1 kg / ha, harvested 753.4 thousand tons of vegetables with the yield 168.9 kg / ha.
Ongoing cleaning of flax in the Udmurt Republic, Smolensk, Kostroma and Vologda regions. Overall vyterebleno 3.1 ha (5.5% of the cultivated area).
Krasnodar region and the Oryol region started harvesting sugar beet (industrial), harvested 4.7 million hectares, dig up 180.1 thousand tons of root crops with yields of 383.2 kg / ha.
In some regions of the Volga and Central Federal Districts have started sowing of winter crops for the 2014 crop., Across the country planted 63.4 million hectares, which is 26.2 thousand ha of similar date 2012.