Kazakh grain crop up 30% so far with improved yield
NUR-SULTAN, Sept 7 (Reuters) - Kazakh farmers have harvested 11.2 million tonnes of grains so far this season, up from 8.6 million tonnes at the same time last year, the grain-exporting Central Asian nation's deputy agriculture minister said on Wednesday.
Grain yield has grown to 1.2 tonnes per hectare this year from 0.84 tonnes last year, the minister added in a briefing. (Reporting by Tamara Vaal Writing by Olzhas Auyezov Editing by David Goodman )
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