24 August 2017

Kazakhstan harvested over 2.6 mln tonnes of grains - Ministry of Agriculture

As of August 24, Kazakhstan harvested 2.624 mln tonnes of grains throughout the areas of 1.49 mln ha (25.3% of the plan). The average yield reached 1.76 t/ha, declared the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

As of the reporting date, eight regions of the country already started the harvesting campaign. In particular, agrarians of Almaty oblast harvested the most significant volumes of grains - 649.1 thsd tonnes throughout 292.5 thsd ha (over 65%), followed by Jambyl oblast - 610.1 thsd tonnes throughout 256.5 thsd ha.

Source: https://www.apk-inform.com