December 22, 2011
Ukrainian grain harvest reaches 58.18 million tonnes
Ukraine harvested 58.18 million tonnes of grain throughout its 15.3 million hectares, as of December 20 (Tue).
Average grain yield totals 38 c/ha as opposed to 28.5 c/ha in 2010.
To date, corn harvesting campaign is still going. In particular, harvested volume of corn totalled 22.6 million tonnes throughout 3.53 million ha (99% of the forecast). Its average corn yield totals 64 c/ha, meanwhile in 2010 - 45.9 c/ha.