Ternopil region sugar output 140,000 tons
12.11.2018 23:09 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of this week, Ternopil region 4 sugar plants (all belonging to the Radekhivskiy Sugar Ltd) have processed 1.6 million tons sugar beets and thus produced 140,000 tons sugar, Ukrainian National Association of Sugar Producers reports.
As to the report, presently the regional agrarians are about to end the sugar beets, their main agricultural crop, harvesting; the agrarians have already harvested the sugar beet at 29,600 ha (92% of the total 32,674 ha sown areas), with average yield being 482 metric centners per ha.
It is to be reminded, as of last year, Ternopil region sugar plants processed 1.93 million tons sugar beets and thus produced 283,500 tons sugar.