The harvest in winter greenhouses this year exceeded 842 thousand tonnes of vegetables and green crops. This is 8.4% more than last year, according to the website of the Russian Ministry of Agriculture.
The agency specified that the yield of cucumbers in greenhouses increased by 1.8% (508 thousand tons) and tomatoes by 20% (317.5 thousand tons).
"The top ten regions for production include Lipetsk, Moscow, Volgograd, Kaluga, Novosibirsk regions, Krasnodar and Stavropol regions, the republics of Karachay-Cherkessia, Tatarstan and Bashkortostan," the report said.
The ministry expects the positive dynamics to continue and the harvest in winter greenhouses to exceed 1.4 million tons by the end of the year.
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Author: Ksenia Gustova