"As of July 15, farmers in all regions harvested 17.4 million tonnes of grain crops of the new harvest from an area of 5.1 million hectares, or 52% of the target," the report reads.
In particular, Ukrainian farmers threshed 12 million tonnes of wheat from an area of 3.3 million hectares (51%); 4.9 million tonnes of barley from 1.4 million hectares (61%); 497,000 tonnes of peas from 223,000 hectares (78%); 16,000 tonnes of rye from 6,000 hectares (5%); and 5,000 tonnes of oats from 2,000 hectares (1%).
Also, 1.9 million tonnes of winter rape were gathered from an area of 838,000 hectares (65%), with a yield of 22.6 centners per hectare.
The sowing campaign 2019 began a month earlier than last year. The total area under agricultural crops in all categories of farms for the 2019 harvest is about 27.7 million hectares.
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