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19.09.2018 23:19 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of this year, weather conditions have been favorable for the sugar beets’ cultivation, so the sugar beets’ roots have become bigger against last year, Ukrainian National Association of Sugar Producers says referring to the Department of Agricultural Development of the Volyn Regional State Administration report.
As to the report, as of this year Sept 1, an average weight of a sugar beet root was 615 g, up 100 g against last year similar.
Reportedly, the average sugar content of the beets which are brought to the Gnidavskiy Sugar Plant is 15.615.7%. As of this year Sept 17, Volyn region agrarians have harvested 42,000 tons sugar beets at 1,000 ha (8% total planned areas), average yield - 425 metric centners per ha.
As of this year Sept 1, the Gnidavskiy Sugar Plant started accepting the sugar beets; as of this year Sept 17, the Plant had got in total 40,000 sugar beets and processed into sugar 4,000 tons sugar beets.
It is to be admitted, Gorokhivskiy Sugar Plant is going to start sugar beets’ acceptance as of this year Sept 19.