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Mass harvesting of grain crops and rapeseed in Belarus is planned to begin on July 18-20

Published Jul 13, 2023

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Mass harvesting of grain crops and rapeseed in Belarus is set to begin on July 18-20, according to Nikolai Leshik, head of the main department of crop production at the Ministry of Agriculture and Food. The recent precipitation has improved soil moisture, and there is an intensive filling of grain in wheat, triticale, and rye. However, preliminary estimates suggest a lower crop yield of 6.5 million tons of grain compared to last year's 7.8 million tons.
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In Belarus, mass harvesting of grain crops and rapeseed is planned to begin on July 18-20. This was told to a BelTA correspondent by the head of the main department of crop production of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Nikolai Leshik. “Now we are harvesting winter barley in large quantities. Single agricultural organizations in the regions are slowly starting to harvest winter wheat, there are small areas of harvested winter rape. In this regard, it is too early to talk globally about harvesting. We plan to start mass harvesting of grain crops and rapeseed on July 18-20” - said Nikolai Leshik. He also added that the precipitation leveled the difficult situation in the fields and the moisture supply of the soil improved. "There is an intensive filling of grain in wheat, triticale and rye. Barley has wax ripeness, and the increase in yield due to the filling of grain no longer occurs. At the same time, rapeseed crops are still green, which indicates the process of increasing ...
Source: Zol
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