«Zoria Podillia» Foods Company» LLC completed sugar beet harvesting operations. A total of 732 thousand tonnes of sweet roots were harvested from the area of 14,257 hectares.
It is reported by the company on its Facebook-page.
The use of modern technologies and approaches to cultivation increased the sugar beet production volumes. This year, the average beet yield at the enterprise is 80 centners per hectare higher than last year. The average sugar content of the grown roots is also higher — 18,4%.
More than half of this year's harvest has already been processed at Gaisin Sugar Refinery, the rest is waiting for its turn in the beet piles.
This year, Gaisin Sugar Refinery will process more than 900,000 tonnes of sugar beets, i.e. the company will process the largest volume of sweet roots among Ukrainian sugar factories.