According to the ministry, the average yield of grain crops in the
country was 25.7 centners per ha, while on the same date last year it
was 30.4 centners per ha.
In addition, farmers threshed 42,000 tons of corn from 15,000
hectares, with the target being 4.57 million hectares. The average yield
of that crop was 27.8 centners per ha, whereas on the same date last
year it was 40 centners per ha.
Ukraine also harvested 70,000 tons of buckwheat from 70,000
hectares (25% of the planned areas), with its average yield being 10
centners per ha against last year’s 11.5 centners per ha.