Putin promised record grain harvest in 2022 in Russia

Vladimir Putin, Russian President

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# 27 September 2022 14:52 (UTC +04:00)

"A record harvest is planned in Russia before the end of this year," Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke about this during a meeting on the progress of seasonal field work, APA reports citing Sputnik.

“To date, 138.7 million tons of grain have already been threshed. This is about a third more than in the same period last year. <…> This will be a record value in the entire history of Russia,” the President of Russia emphasized.

Vladimir Putin also explained that the total grain harvest could reach 150 million tons.