Vegetable harvesting has increased in Azerbaijan

17:50 - 8.12.2023


December 8, Fineko/abc.az. From January to October 2023, vegetables were harvested from an area of 61,092 hectares out of 61,227.5 hectares of acreage.

ABC.AZ reports that according to the State Statistics Committee, the harvest area is 4,083.6 hectares, or 6.3% less than last year.

The harvest area was 99.8% of the sown area. During the same period of last year, vegetables were harvested from an area of 65,176.1 hectares.

During the reported period, the mass of vegetables harvested from cultivated areas reached 1,753,579.9 tons (24,259 tons or 1.4% more than a year earlier). In total, from January to October 2022, 1.729 million tons of vegetables were harvested.

The mass of vegetables harvested from each hectare reached 287 quintals (21.7 quintals, or 8.2% more than in the last year).

For the first 10 months of 2022, the yield totaled 265.3 quintals per hectare.

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