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Quintal

1. In South Asia and some European countries, a measure of weight equivalent to 100 kilograms. It is commonly used in India in the trade of agricultural goods.

2. In Germany, a measure of weight equivalent to 50 kilgrams.
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It should be noted that grain production for the 2016/2017 agricultural season is estimated at 17 million quintals compared with 12 million quintals in the past season, up 38%.
According to the Council, El Salvador's exports reached a total 1,180,979 quintals through April 16, trailing 33% behind 1997/98 figures at that time of 1,761,680 quintals, but much improved from coffee exports from the beginning of the crop year which were down 50%.
98 million quintals of durum wheat, 676 thousand quintals of common wheat, 1.
The quantity of certified cereal seed harvested until July 21, 2016 are estimated at 297,600 quintals that are added to a production of 13,000 quintals remaining from 2015, while the quantities of ordinary seeds collected as part of the constitution of a reserve stock, amounted to 193,400 quintals.
Summary: The amounts of grain collected from the start of the harvest in Kef governorate reached 560,000 quintals, said Chedli Ghazouani, regional commissioner for agricultural development.
About 20,000 acres are to be planted with Robusta coffee in the next few years in order to produce up to one million quintals of coffee, reports laprensa.
For, this is possibly the only place on earth where nearly 100 quintals of food grain was transported on a single scooter
The prasadalaya purchases the foodgrains once a year, and it includes 9000 quintals of wheat, 5,500 quintals of rice, 6,500 quintals of besan, 9,500 quintals of sugar, and 11,000 quintals of tur dal, besides 6,200 quintals of vegetables which are stored in the cold storage of the trust.
The gross yield of 401 quintals per hectare was 1 million 555 thousand 895 tons, which is 375 thousand tons more than the same period last year.
8 million quintals during the same period of the last season.
5 million quintals this season, Minister of Agriculture, water resources and fisheries Saad Seddik said Thursday.
This year Guatemala will harvest and estimated 35 million quintals of corn and 6 million quintals of beans, says the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock & Food (MAGA), reports Prensalibre.