"At the end of the year expect reach the level of 102,8-103%", - said the head of the Ministry of agriculture Anatoly Khotko at a press conference in Minsk on Monday.
He reminded that to date, almost completed the cleaning of the main crops. "We have the best performance to last year", - said the Minister. So, "almost made the President's instructions for the collection of grain." "We planned to collect about 9 million tonnes of grain (gross harvest subject to rape and corn, in all categories of farms – if). We have this figure," said Khotko.
For livestock products in General, "given the backlog in the beginning of the year, has already reached 100%," said the Minister. "And it's impossible at the moment, almost 104%", - he added.
As reported, in January-September 2019 the volume of agricultural production in Belarus increased by 1.2% compared to the same period last year.
In 2018, the volume of agricultural production in Belarus decreased by 3.4%.
Translated by service "Yandex.Translation"