15 September 2016
According to report on its web-site, the company already harvested 80% of the area under soybeans (total area under soybeans in current season is 41k ha) with yield of 2.1t/ha (on the level of previous year). Sunflower seeds have been harvested from 40% of sown area (which totals 27k ha) with 2.5t/ha yield (slightly lower vs. previous year’s 2.8t/ha). Astarta keeps on harvesting of sugar beets (yield is currently above 50t/ha)and also started to harvest corn. Earlier this year the company reported record-high wheat yield at 5.8t/ha (54k ha sown area).