10 August 2012, Friday, 17:32

In five areas of Bashkiria harvesting of bread crops comes to the end

author: Arina Rakhimkulova

In Bashkiria the area of mowed bread crops has made already more than one million hectares or 63 percent, 62 percent of grain is threshed.

Meanwhile, in five areas of the republic harvesting of grain crops and grain legumes is coming to the end. Farmers of Arkhangelsk, Blagoveshchensk, Djurtyuly, Sterlitamak and Chekmagush areas harvested more than 80 percent of fields territory.

Experts of the Centre of Agricultural Consulting of the republic mark the decrease tendency in productivity indicator. Thus, on average across Bashkiria 11,2 centners of grain per one hectare are taken now. Farmers of Ilishevsky area are in the leading position – they receive 18 centners. Sterlitamak farmers are the best on grain yield – they have milled already 91,5 thousand tons, the press-service of the Ministry of Agriculture RB informs.