In Mordovia has collected a million tons of grain

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in fotomontage harvest. Archival photoIn Mordovia has collected a million tons of grain© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank

One million tons of grain harvested in Mordovia, stayed clean for another 6% of grain, said on Thursday the press-service of the government of the Republic.

«As of 20 September, the country produced 1 million tons of grain with an average yield of 25.8 centners from hectare», — stated in the message.

«The best indicator of the gross grain harvest from Atyashevskiy district, where, with a yield of 29 tons per hectare amounted to more than 113.4 thousand tons. In second place Kovylkinskogo district. The district collected more than 94.1 thousand tons of grain yield hectare — 25.7 quintal. The three leaders also Ichalkovsky district with a score of 62.6 thousand tons and yield per 1 hectare of 25.7 centners», — explained in the regional government.

According to the head of Mordovia Vladimir Volkov, a prominent figure for the whole agricultural sector.

This measure has been achieved in difficult weather conditions, the report said.

«This result became possible thanks to the personal efforts of each villager, the use of advanced technologies and world-class support from the Federal centre. Thanks to the help of the government and personally the President of Russia Vladimir Putin in the country has implemented a number of major projects in the agricultural sector», — quotes the press-service of the word Volkov.

Work on harvesting grain crops in Mordovia continues. For the completion of the harvest remains to remove 6% of grain crops.

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