Mogilev region’s agribusiness organizations started the second hay harvest campaign. The information is provided by the Agriculture and Food Supply Committee of Mogilev Regional Executive Committee.
By June, 28 agribusiness organizations of the region harvested over 7 thousand hectares of perennial herbs. It is 11%, of the sowing areas. 1.2 mln tons of haylage was stocked. It is 87.7% to the target. 281.3 thousand tons of silage (10.1%) and 110.2 thousand tons of hay (44.1%) are some more achievements of the campaign. It totally makes 451 thousand tons of forage (42.9% to the target). The target for the year is 3.5 mln tons of forage (22.2 centners per a head of cattle).
The leading districts of the hay harvest campaign are Slavgorod district (34% to the target), Bykhov and Krasnopolie districts (23% to the target), Mogilev, Kostyukovichi and Bobruisk districts (19% to the target). Other districts still have to harvest 88-98% 0f perennial herbs.