Astarta increased winter crops sowing area by 15%
According to the official information, released by the company on its official website, Astarta has finished sowing campaign of winter crops for 2015 harvest. Total area harvested is measured at 50 thousand hectares, which 15% higher compared to the 2013 level. Company planted 47 thousand hectares of winter wheat and 2 thousand hectares of rye. Company stated that seeds, used for the campaign were produced by the company at its plants in Poltava and Khmelnitsky regions. Seeding material was classified as first reproduction and elite, grown with leading breeding Ukrainian and European institutes. Measures taken by the company as well as quality of materials used will allow for optimal state of the plants when entering winter period.
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