Farmers Minsk region started harvesting grain and leguminous crops, BelTA learned from deputy head of the agriculture and crop Committee on Agriculture and Food Minoblispolkoma Yulia Składanowski.
In particular, the harvest started Berezino, Dzerzhinsk, Kletsk, Kopyl, Luban, Nesvizh, Pukhovichi, Slutsk, Soligorsk, Dorogi, Stolbtsy, Uzda areas. "Removed 6.100 ha, is only 1% of the total area of grain crops in the region. Threshed 17.300 tons of grain," - said the expert.
The average yield is up to 28 t / ha. The most fertile lands in Dzerzhinsk - 60ts / ha, Nesvizh district - 54.3 c / ha.
"It is too early to talk about the projected harvest volumes, since the work on the fields has just started. It all depends on the weather conditions, humidity. By the mass harvesting of grain farmers will start this week," - Yulia Składanowskya.
By the way, in the Minsk region has been completed cleaning winter colza, finished harvesting winter barley (left unharvested in some fields Smolevichy and Soligorsk districts), winter rape. In some areas of Minsk region started cleaning early potatoes.