Buckwheat prices in Ukraine amounted to an average at UAH 8.61 per kilogram, UAH 0.04 per kilogram more than the previous week.

Ministry of Agricultural Policy and Food press service reported.

At the same time the highest buckwheat prices were fixed in Kirovohrad and Luhansk regions - UAH 9 per kilogram, minimum - in the Sumy region - UAH 7,95 per kilogram.

In 2011, farmers have gathered 281.5 tons of buckwheat.