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Kazakhstan collected 23.1 million tons of grain in the current year

by October 10, 2016 Market

Thus, the gross grain harvest amounted to 23.1 million tons in bunker weight, which is 1.4 times higher compared to the previous year. The average yield totaled 15.2 c / ha. 5.7 million tons of grain harvested in Akmola region, 5.6 million tons �in North Kazakhstan region, 5.5 million tons – in Kostanay. Karaganda region harvested more than 1 million tons of grain crops, the yield was 14 kg / ha, which is a record harvest in the history of agriculture in the area.

Also, millet yields in Aktobe and West Kazakhstan regions increased by 4 and 3 times compared to last year.

South region continues to clean cotton, sugar beet and rice, high yield is also expected. Gross harvest of rice amounted to 432 thousand tons in the current year. The yield reached 47 tons / ha in Kyzylorda region, which is a record.

In addition, oilseeds harvested about 46.7% of harvesting areas. Gross harvest is higher than last year by 1.2 times. The yield is 10 t / ha, while the last 5 years did not exceed 8.1 kg / ha.

At the meeting, it was noted that grain harvesting at the optimum time is a result of the high level of organization, timely solutions to the issues of logistics and the use of high-performance cleaning equipment.

Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan