Tyumen oblast is the leader in the yield of vegetables in Russia

© Fotolia / Aleksandar MijatovicПрилавок with fruits and vegetables at the market. Archival photoTyumen oblast is the leader in the yield of vegetables in Russia© Fotolia / Aleksandar Mijatovic

Tyumen oblast took the first place in Russia on the yield of field vegetables with an index 429 quintals per hectare, which is 11 centners more than last year, reported RIA Novosti employee of the press service of the Governor.

«Closest to the Tyumen oblast region of the Russian Federation on the yield of vegetables — Volgograd oblast. There farmers harvested a little more than 402 kilograms per hectare. On the third place — Republic Ingushetia with the yield of field vegetables in 363 centners from hectare», — said the Agency interlocutor.

He said that the cleaning of vegetables the residents had completed at 100%. Gross yield amounted to about 55 thousand tons. With almost 12 thousand tons of vegetables fresh crop farmers have already implemented. The rest laid down for winter storage.

«The work has never been easy. And this year once again checked the farmers strength. Had to pass many tests to cultivate and harvest a decent crop. And now we can confidently say that this check you have successfully completed and once again confirmed its professionalism — today Tyumen region is already 100 percent grain and vegetables,» — said the Governor of the Tyumen region Alexander moor.

Source