19 July 2010, Monday, 17:02

6% of grain areas are thrashed in Bashkortostan

author: Galya Nabieva

The grain harvest in Bashkortostan started earlier than usually this year. Because of dry weather the grains have ripened several weeks quicker. According to information of the Ministry of agriculture RB grains are mowed down on 76 thousand hectares for today. Thrashing is done on 60,4 thousand hectares and the overall milling made up 55,3 thousand tons of grain. The average crop capacity made up 9,2 centners from one hectare.

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