Agricultural economies of Belarus produced over 64 thsd tonnes of rolled grains, declared the Ministry of Agriculture and Food.
Rolled grain is one of the most efficient measures of forage conservation and reduction of losses during the harvesting campaign. Bruising allows to process and silo damp grains, and provide grain storing during the period of the highest food value and yield of dry basis in grains.
As of July 28, Belarus harvested grains and leguminous plants (without maize) throughout the area of 139.300 ha, which totaled 5.9% of planned areas. The country produced 524 thsd tonnes of grains. Grodno and Mogilev oblasts showed the highest yield indices, which reached levels of 45.9 and 42.6 c/ha respectively.