28 September 2011, Wednesday, 15:04

More than 3 million tons of grain will be harvested in Bashkortostan

author: Rasul Khamidullin

More than 3 million tons of grain will be harvested in Bashkortostan in 2011 under the average crop capacity about 20 centners from one hectare. The deputy Prime-Minister of the Government RB, the Minister of agriculture RB Ernst Isaev stated about it in the course of today”s online conference on the site of «The Public Electronic Newspaper».

«In 2011 we figured on 3,5 million tons but because of bad climatic conditions these fugures were corrected down» — he said — «For today about 2,9 million tons is already harvested in the Republic and Bashkir agrarians hope to reach the figure at three million in the nearest future».