Mogilev Region farms gathered flax crops from an area of 5,900 hectares, or 66% of the target, Interfax learnt from the Committee for Agriculture and Foodstuffs of the regional administration.
So far the average yield makes 2.1 centners of flax seeds per hectare, and the total yield is 1,260 tonnes.
As of August 10, Mogilev Region farms also cleared 252,600 hectares of land from grain crops, gathering 846,000 tonnes of grain (the average yield is 33.5 centners per hectare).
In addition, they mowed perennial grasses from an area of 9,700 hectares (47% of the target), gathering 3,200 tonnes of seeds (3.3 centners per hectare).
State-owned grain stocks received 130,200 tonnes of grain from the farms of Mogilev Region (68.3% of the target), the source added.