15 August 2011, Monday, 11:10

Bashkir agrarians stand close to the first million tons of grain

author: Galya Nabieva

Bashkir agrarians plan to thrash the first million tons of grain already by Wednesday, the Ministry of agriculture RB reports. For the last weeks the grain crops have been mowed on the area 393 thousand hectares, i.e. one fourth of the plan. The grains were thrashed on 330 thousand hectares. Since the beginning of the harvest-2001 almost 700 thousand tons of grains has been transported to the Republican grain bins and the average Republican crop capacity makes up 21 centners from one hectare.