The 2022 KSG Agro sunflower and corn sowing campaign has started

The sunflower and corn sowing campaign has started last week at KSG Agro. This was reported by the press service of the agricultural holding with reference to the head of the KSG Agro crop division Dmytro Yemelchenko.
The sowing campaign of sunflower on the area of 8.5 thousand hectares and corn on 1 thousand hectares has started last week in the farms that are part of KSG Agro agricultural holding. During the sowing process, plant protection products from international manufacturers Syngenta and Limagrain are used.
According to Dmytro Yemelchenko, the start of the sowing campaign was scheduled for April 17, 2022, however, due to temperature conditions and taking into account the level of humidity, it was postponed to a later period.
Four 24-row John Deere DB 55 sowers with a capacity of 250 hectares per day are involved in the sowing process.
Currently, the farms of the agricultural holding apply CAS fertilizers for the cultivation of sunflower crops and carry out chemical treatment of winter crops (rapeseed, wheat, barley), whose plants are in good condition.
According to preliminary forecasts, the completion of sowing is scheduled for May 20, 2022.