In the Volgograd region, according to 18 July 2018, farmers harvested of 1.83 million tons of grain. This was reported by the press service of the regional government. They noted that their own need in the region have closed. She is about 1.5 million tons.
Now in most parts of the region is the harvesting of winter crops. Several farms, for example, in Kletskiy, October, Chernyshkovskiy, Nekhayevsky and other areas, have already started harvesting spring crops.
"On the yield of grain crops leads yelansky district, where the average is 31.3 quintals per hectare, followed by Alexis — 31.1 C/ha and the Uryupinsk district — 30.8 C/ha", — stated in the message of press-service.
The administration also noted that approximately 45% of harvested grain is third class. The target was 50%.
IA REGNUM reminds that in 2017, the region collected more than 5 million tons of grain.