In Belarus, the general grain harvest increased by one quarter — BelStat




As of October 1, 2019, in Belarus agricultural organizations harvested 6.5 mln tonnes of grains (without corn) in bunker weight, up 23.9 % compared with the same date last year, reported the National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus (BelStat) on October 14.

In addition, agrarians continued harvesting sugar beet. As of the reporting date, the harvested areas already reached 1.6 mln tonnes (up 11.4% compared with October 1, 2018).

Also, in the current year in agricultural organizations of Belarus the harvested areas under grains and pulses (without corn, buckwheat, millet) totaled nearly 2.2 mln ha.