Sunflower yield at KSG Agro is significantly higher than last year

The sunflower yield at KSG Agro, recorded at the beginning of the harvest, is significantly higher than last year. This news arrived from the press service of the agricultural holding.
Sunflower harvesting has begun on the fields of the Apostolovo and Zatyshne farms, which are part of the KSG Agro agricultural holding. Harvesting of this crop takes place on an area of 7,240 hectares.
According to Dmitry Yemelchenko, Production Director at KSG Agro, preliminary yield indicators were 28-30 c / ha, which is significantly higher than last year.
“We plan to complete the harvesting of sunflower before October 10, also because, in parallel, 100% of the area under this crop is sown with cereals – wheat and barley,” says Dmitry Yemelchenko. “The good weather is in favor of these plans.”
During the harvest, 14 CLAAS Lexion 560 combines and 26 trucks are involved. For sowing wheat and barley, five John Deere 1890 seed drills are used.