Mogilev farms have threshed 500.5 thousand tonnes of grain as of August 1, the local agribusiness authority told Interfax.
The average yield of crop plants totalled 32.1 hundred kilos per ha. The yield ranges from 43.3 hundred kilos per ha in Shklov to 33 in Krichev.
In the south of Mogilev Region the farmers cleared 57-72% of land under crops, while in the north and east the figure is still as low as 37-50%.
On the first but one day of August there were 1,606 grain harvesters working the fields, 89% of those available. The remainder were off duty because of technical conditions or due to bad weather.