Rapeseed harvesting has begun in Ukraine
In the Odessa, Mykolaiv, Dnipropetrovsk, and Zaporizhia regions, farmers began harvesting early grain and leguminous crops, which was carried out on an area of 131.5 thousand hectares (1%) with a yield of 22.3 t/ha, 293.8 thousand tons of new crop grain were threshed including:
- 106,000 hectares of winter barley were threshed with a yield of 23.5 tons/ha, and 248,400 tons were threshed;
- 21.8 thousand hectares of winter wheat were threshed, with a yield of 18.1 tons/ha, 39.4 thousand tons were threshed;
- 3.8 thousand hectares of peas were threshed, with a yield of 5.2 tons/ha, 1.95 thousand tons were threshed;
In addition, agricultural producers of the Odessa region have started harvesting winter rapeseed, which has been threshed on an area of 1,000 hectares, and 1,400 tons of seeds have been threshed.