Landowners of the Nikolaev area as of Friday, November 6, practically finished cleaning of late grain crops, in particular it collected 509,9 thousand tons of sunflower and 130,9 thousand tons of corn.
About it our edition was reported by the representative of Deraptment of Agriculture and the food of the Nikolaev regional public administration.
The sunflower is built on the area of 387 thousand hectares that makes 99% from planned, average productivity makes 13,2 centners with hectare.
The corn is collected from the area 41, one thousand hectares that makes 98% from planned, average productivity makes 31,8 centners with hectare.
Besides, the agricultural enterprises of area as of Friday, November 6, sowed a winter colza of 101,6 thousand hectares and the winter grain - 626,2 thousand hectares.
In total landowners planned to sow 108 thousand hectares a winter colza and 850 thousand hectares winter grain crops on the crop's eve of 2010.
In 2008 gross collecting grain in the Nikolaev area made over 2,5 million tons, in 2009 collecting the early grain exceeded 2,5 million tons.