10 September 2012, Monday, 17:31

Almost 12 thousand tons of sunflower seeds thrashed in Bashkiria

author: Arina Rakhimkulova

Bashkir machine operators thrashed 11846 tons of sunflower seeds. At present time sunflower is harvested in 20 regions RB , cultivating this culture, of 37.

Press-service of the Ministry of agriculture RB reports that now sunflower is thrashed on the territory slightly less than 15 thousand hectares – 9% of the plan. Average crop capacity is 8 centners from one hectare.