August 8, 2012

Ukraine's Agroton harvests 140,349 tonnes wheat

Eastern Ukraine's agricultural producer Agroton harvested 140,349 tonnes of wheat from 43,327 hectares of land, an average yield of 3.24 tonnes per hectare.


This represents a performance premium of 15.3% compared to the Ukraine's national winter wheat harvest yield for 2012 (equal to 2.81 tonnes per hectare according to publicly available industry data such as compiled by APK Inform-Agency).


It additionally corresponds to an 18.6% per hectare yield increase compared to the group's 2011 winter wheat harvest (equal to 2.73 tonnes per hectare).