Ireland is the top country by wheat yield in the world. As of 2017, wheat yield in Ireland was 101,746 hg per ha that accounts for 2.47 % of the world's wheat yield. The top 5 countries (others are New Zealand, Netherlands, Belgium, and the United Kingdom) account for 11.15 % of it. The world's total wheat yield was estimated at 4.13 million hg per ha in 2017.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Triticum spp.: common (T. aestivum) durum (T. durum) spelt (T. spelta). Common and durum wheat are the main types. Among common wheat, the main varieties are spring and winter, hard and soft, and red and white. At the national level, different varieties should be reported separately, reflecting their different uses. Used mainly for human food.