During the harvesting held in southern regions, national agricultural producers have already gathered 2.2 million tons of grain, first vice Prime Minister Serhiy Arbuzov stated, the press service of the first vice Prime Minister reported.

"Currently, there is strong pace of harvesting and 2.2 million tons of grain was gathered as of today. Despite difficult weather conditions this year, producers have a good result, received thanks to high crop capacity. Last year it was 16 centners/ha, whereas this year - 23," Arbuzov said, Ukrinform informed.

The vice Prime Minister is convinced that the first results of harvesting give grounds to forecast that the high yield will be received this year in Ukraine, 53-54 million tons on average.

"As of today, there are all prerequisites for gathering one of the largest yields over the years of independence. The Agricultural Policy and Food Ministry helped the agricultural producers so that they are provided with high-quality seeds, mineral fertilizers and fuel and lubricants, as well as with new grain harvesting equipment. Now, the government effectively responses to the situation in the field and promotes efficient holding of harvesting. In particular, a schedule of visits by branch minister Mykola Prysiazhniuk was approved in all regions, where he will personally control the grain harvesting process," Serhiy Arbuzov summed up.

Спасибо за Вашу активность, Ваш вопрос будет рассмотрен модераторами в ближайшее время