Reaping the Minsk region has entered a crucial stage, all harvested 177.5 thousand. Ha - a third of grain crops and leguminous plants. At the same time in Slutsk, Soligorsk, Kopyl, Luban, Starye areas threshed more than half of the area.
- Average for the area yield of grain and leguminous crops is 37.5 quintals per hectare, - explained the deputy head of the department of agriculture and crop oblselhozproda Yulia Składanowski. - Indicator pretty good - considering the drought from which particularly affected the crops in the southern regions of the Minsk oblast. And in recent days, when farms started harvesting the most fruitful crops - triticale, the average yield reached 42.2 t / ha. Highest harvested from farmers Nesvizh district - 66.2, Kopyl - 53.2, Minsk - Dzerzhinsk and 49.3 - 48.2 centners per hectare. Almost immediately after the cleaning of grain being pressing and removal from the fields of straw. "Today, straw pressed on an area of almost 90 thousand hectares. More than half prepared so residues removed. It is necessary as quickly as possible to organize the work to make the field for later use, - explains Julia Składanowski. - For many households now conduct planting row crops, perennial grasses, to replenish the food base, some have already begun to prepare the soil for sowing winter rape. "
As for the rape, his cleaning is almost completed, harvested 54.2 thousand. Tonnes of oilseeds, the average yield totaled 18.5 c / ha, or 4 kg / ha less than last year.