According to the indicators of grain yield, 2017 is a remarkable year in the history of Artsakh. In comparison with the last year, the yield has increased in more than 10 %. The volume of harvested wheat, barley and rye reached the defined threshold of 2016, i.e. 150,000 tons. But still the corn harvest is to be organized, of which about 15,000 tons wheat is expected. During the press conference the head of the department spoke in detail about these and other achievements recorded in the field of agriculture.