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12 September , 10:36

77% of spring sowing seeds has been prepared in Bashkiria

77% of the volume of seeds for the next spring sowing has already been prepared in Bashkiria. This is 218 thousand tons of grain, the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic reported.

Shortly, the formation of a list of enterprises will begin to provide them with fuel and lubricants next year. The average annual demand of Bashkir farmers for diesel fuel is about 180 thousand tons.

Today, 54% of the plan has been sown for next year’s grain harvest - 324 thousand hectares of winter crops. Over half of the plan has been planted in 22 districts, and several districts are completing work. The Chekmagushevsky district (96.3%) is closest to completing the sowing of winter crops; 88.2% has been sown in Belebeevsky, 86.4% in Davlekanovsky, and 85.1% in Aurgazinsky.

As Bashinform News Agency reported, the region's gross harvest of grain and leguminous crops is currently 2.7 million tons. The best yield was recorded in the farms of the Karmaskalinsky, Chekmagushevsky, and Aurgazinsky districts - 2.8-2.7 t/ha.

Author: Elina Akhmetova

Translated by:Tatyana Aksyutina
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