Mogilev grain-growers may be proud of this year’s harvest, - deputy chairman of Mogilev regional executive committee Anatoly Isachenko told the correspondent of the site.
“Though we didn’t manage to reach the rate of 1.5 mln tons, Mogilev agrarians still may be proud of 1.169 mln tons of grain harvested and of 33.9 centner per ha average crop yield because this summer’s weather conditions were abnormal. Mogilev region ranks the second in the Republic according to average crop yield. Besides, the region is among the leaders according to rape’s gross production and average crop yield.”
This year 246 combine crews harvested more than 1,000 tons each, and 19 of them – even about 2,000 tons each. 363 drivers engaged in grain transportation also had more than 1,000 tons on their account; 2 of them transported 4,000 tons, 13 drivers – more than 3,000 tons, and 56 drivers – more than 2,000 tons. A combine crews of Vladimir Korsack and Alexander Rozganov from OJSC “Zarya” of Mogilev region is the leader in all over the Republic - it harvested 4148 tons.