Record harvest of wheat, barley

In December 2013 we have seen record harvests of winter crops such as wheat and barley. In Uruguay 1.5 million tons of wheat was harvested and the average yield was 3.317 kg per hectare. The area seeded with wheat was 462.000 hectares. The numbers for barley are as follows: 72.000 hectares seeded, average yield 3.510 kg per hectares which results in a total harvest of 252.300 tons of barley.