HarvEast launches irrigation second stage within Donetsk region
06.06.2018 15:02 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of this year Jun 1, HarvEast Agro-Holding put into operation the second stage of irrigation, thus providing irrigation on 740 ha within Manhush district ( Donetsk region) Interfax-Ukraine says referring the HarvEast report.
As to the report, as of this year Jun 1, HarvEast has already used about US$2.5 million investments.
«Seven sprinkling machines have been purchased and launched this year for the land plots of the hybridization of maize, sunflower, winter and spring rapeseeds, and winter wheat; among the sprinklers there are five sectional sprinklers, one frontal and one circular. Besides, the Agro-Holding is drilling wells to assure the water supply to the fields; the Agro-Holding also builds a new irrigation infrastructure and, alongside, it restores the already existing one,» the report reads.
As to the report, next year HarvEast is going to commission nine more sprinkling machines for 900 ha within Donetsk region . Upon whole, HarvEast is going to provide irrigation on at least 5,000 ha of the cultivated land.
It is to be admitted, HarvEast is an agricultural holding company, focused on crops growing (wheat, sunflower, barley, perennial grasses, maize) and dairy farming.