The course of the harvest shows that this year Ukraine will gather more than 30 million tons of early grain.And this figure is a record for Ukraine.
"The southern regions have complete collection of early crops. For example, Mykolaiv region plans to complete it on Sunday. Total to date in Ukraine has harvested more than 15 million of early grain crops. And more than half of the planned harvest of early crops. Since we plan to collect their more than 30 million tons. And this is the record number, which we expected "? Minister stressed.
The Minister pointed out that this year's crop as compared to last year grew by 7.7 tons per hectare. And it will grow as actively involved in the harvest of the central and northern regions that have higher yields.
"We are today in the premises where the yield of winter wheat is about 60 tons per hectare. Of course, this is very significant. After all, we aim to increase grain production in Ukraine is through higher yields "? Mykola Prysyazhnyuk.