A third of the rapeseed area in Ukraine has already been harvested
Harvesting in Ukraine continues and is gaining momentum, Dnipropetrovsk Mykolaiv and Odesa regions have each collected more than a million tons of grain of the new crop. More than 59 percent of the area has been threshed for peas, and a third for rapeseed.
According to operational data from the regions, harvesting of early grain and leguminous crops was carried out on an area of 2.1 million hectares (18%), 6.5 million tons of new crop grain were threshed, including:
- 1.2 million hectares of wheat were threshed, 3.8 million tons were threshed
- 811.4 thousand ha were threshed with barley, 2.5 million tons were threshed
- 75 thousand hectares of peas were threshed, 126.8 thousand tons were threshed
In addition, farmers of all regions are harvesting winter rapeseed, which has been threshed on an area of 400,000 hectares, (33%) threshed 896,400 tons of seeds with a yield of 22.4 tons/ha.