Harvest running at 74 percentEconomy
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. According to the Ministry of Food,
Agriculture and Light Industry, 439 thousand tons of grains have been harvested
from 297.5 thousand hectares nationwide as of last week.
Currently, the harvest of grain is at 74 percent, potato -- 84.2 percent, vegetables -- 92.5 percent, fodder plants -- 53 percent, and oil plants -- 45.3 percent.
A total of 11,433 people (1,797 servicemen, 1,884 students, and 7,752 welfare and contract workers) are working for the harvest on temporary contracts.