15 July 2014, Tuesday, 18:12

Bashkir grain growers collected 16.8 thousand tons of grain in Crimean fields

author: Elvira Latypova

16.8 thousand tons of grain were collected by Bashkortostan specialists of machine-technological stations in the fields of Belogorsky region of Crimea. Bread crops are harvested on the area of 8.8 thousand hectares. According to the Ministry of Agriculture RB, the grain harvesting campaign is nearing completion in the Crimean territory assisted by republican bodies.

Earlier it was reported that Bashkortostan sent 15 combines «New Holland» and three "KamAZ" vehicles to help Crimeans.

The Ministry of Agriculture RB marks the most productive workers. Thus, combiner Rafil Abzalilov collected bread crops on 830 hectares and threshed nearly two thousand tons of grain. Also Raushan Garipov (695 hectares, 862 tons of grain), Rustyam Buranbayev (681 hectares, 1394 tons) and Il'nur Hanmurzin (679 hectares, 1546 tons) were among the best.