The Ministry of agriculture predicted yield of wheat in 2018

© RIA Novosti / Igor Taraborrelli in fotomontage of the wheat harvest. Archival photoThe Ministry of agriculture predicted yield of wheat in 2018© RIA Novosti / Igor Taraborrelli the image Bank

The agriculture Ministry forecasts the wheat harvest in Russia in 2018 at the level of 64.4 million tons, reported RIA Novosti in the Ministry.

«The gross grain harvest is projected to be 100 million tons, including wheat – 64,4 million tons», — said the Agency.

Last year Russia had a record grain harvest in its history — 135,4 million tons, including 85.9 million tons of wheat. The grain harvest in 2016 made up of 120.7 million tons.

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