Eight thousand tons of crop harvested

About Mongolia | Society
2018-09-18 15:39:37

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ As of September 10, the country has harvested 8.1 thousand tons of grain from 6.2 thousand hectares, 34.5 thousand tons of potato from 2.4 thousand hectares, 23 thousand tons of vegetables from 2 thousand hectares. 

At national level, 497.2 thousand hectares of area were cultivated for crop, including 367.3 thousand hectares for crops, 343.1 thousand hectares for wheat, 13 thousand hectares for potatoes, 8.3 thousand hectares for vegetables, 68.9 thousand hectares for oil plants and 38.8 thousand hectares for fodder plants. 

According to preliminary harvest balance, it is expected to harvest 450.3 thousand tons of grain of which 425.8 thousand tons of wheat, 151 thousand tons of potatoes, 95.1 thousand tons of vegetables, 30.1 thousand tons of oil plants and 86.3 thousand tons of fodder plants.