24 October 2016
IMC reported that on October 21 it completed its oilseeds harvesting campaign with record high yields for both soybeans and sunflower seeds.
Yield of soybeans made 3.4t/ha vs. 2.5t/ha a year ago and average of up to 2.0t/ha during last five years. As total IMC sown area of soybeans in current season made 6.4k ha, total harvest (in gross weight) made 21.6k tons. As for sunflower seeds, yield made also quite strong 3.1t/ha vs. 2.8t/ha in Y2015 and 2.4t/ha during last five years. Total sunflower seeds harvest in Y2016 is to make about 25kmt. Historical oilseeds yields of Industrial Milk Company are presented below: