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Centner

An obsolete measure of weight equivalent to 110 pounds.
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Of the 1,500 hectares (27%) collected over 62 thousand tons with an average yield of 433 centners per hectare (+ 75 centners per hectare).
In agricultural organizations and peasant (farmer) farms, potatoes were excavated from an area of ??65.8 thousand hectares, 1.6 million tons were harvested (in 2017 - 1.2 million tons), with a yield of 243.1 centners per hectare.
It is harvested 835.9 thousand tons (in 2017 - 586.7 thousand tons), with a yield of 17.2 centners per hectare.
Barley yield in this region is 29.7 centners per hectare, and the yield of wheat is 31 centners per hectare.
The best indicators are in Rakityansky, Krasnoyaruzhsky and Ivnyansky districts, which an average of 60 centners per hectare.
Barley yield in the region is 24.1 centners per hectare.
Barley yields in the district account for 37.5 centners per hectare.
Sugar beet yield across the country made 285.1 centners from 1 hectare, which is higher for 73.2 centners than in the previous year.
In general, 436,570.5 tons of grain were harvested in the country, the average yield per hectare was 29.6 centners.
According to him, the production of agricultural crops in terms of conventional grain units is in the lead of the Zainsky district, where the yield is 33.9 centners per hectare, while the national average is 25.8 centners per hectare.
In general, average cereal yield comprises 26 centners per 1 ha.
Productivity figures for the same year stood at the level of17,5 centners per hectare.