Ukrainian buckwheat crop larger than expected
In Russia and Ukraine, the buckwheat harvest is now almost complete. According to the Ukrainian Ministry of Agriculture, this year's production was the highest in recent years. So far, 98% of the acreage has been harvested. With an average yield of 1.32 mt/ha, the buckwheat crop so far is about 107,600 mt. The ministry considers a possible total crop of 110,000 mt. Originally, the forecast was only 100,000 mt.
Russia's crop might be larger than last year