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«Astarta»'s production subdivision began "sweet" sowing campaign

«Khmilnytske» LLC, which is a part of «Astarta-Kyiv» agri-industrial holding, began 2021 "sweet" sowing campaign. It is reported by the company on its Facebook-page. According to the company, this week, the agricultural company entered the main stage of the sowing campaign — they bega...


Rivne region began 2021 sugar beet sowing campaign

Agrarians of Rivne region began sugar beet sowing campaign. It is reported by press service of Agriculture Department of Rivne Regional State Administration. A complex of spring field works began in Rivne region. According to the report, the regio...


Volyn region began sugar beet sowing

The southern districts of Volyn region began spring sowing of sugar beets. It is announced by the head of Department of agro-industrial development of the regional state administration Yuriy Gorbenko, Suspilne.media informs. In total, the region will sow (approximate...


«Astarta» starts spring planting season-2021

«Astarta»’s farming units started the new spring planting season. It is reported by press center of the company. The Company’s main crops are sugar beet (33,5kha), corn (59,9kha), soybeans (31,2kha), wheat (46,5kha), sunflower (28,1kha) and winter rapeseeds...


«Starokostiantynivtsukor» upgrades production facilities

«Starokostiantynivtsukor» LLC systematically modernizes and renews production in accordance with the highest standards of the sugar industry in order to ensure the maximum quality of sweet products. It is reported by the company on its Facebook page. This year is high time to put the sugar end in order, where the direct cooking and grouting of sugar from syrup 1 and 2-3 products take...


«Astarta» purchased 20 John Deere tractors

«Astarta» continues the second stage of its five-year investment programme aimed at upgrading its agricultural machinery and introducing innovative IT-solutions for agribusiness management by AgriChain. It is reported by press center of the company. This year «Astarta» contracted 20 John Deere tractors. The first seven units are already delivered to the farming operations. The rem...


Gnidava Sugar Refinery processes sugar wastes into bioethanol and molasses residues

The sugar wastes have found their application and actively processed at leading European enterprises, the analogue of which in Ukraine is a bioethanol refinery. It is reported by the press service of the company. Gnidava Sugar Refinery conducted a study, according to which after the introduction of molasses residues and soil sampling the laborato...


Ukrainian sugar production reduced by more than 22%

According to the analytical department of «Ukrsugar» Association, in 2020/2021 MY, sugar production amounted to just over one million tonnes or 22,3% less than the previous year.  The number of processing refineries remained unchanged — 33 sugar factories, as last year. But sugar beet processing campaign began 3 weeks later, compared to last year due to the...


Innovative methods to increase sugar beet yield and sugar output were discussed at «Sugar World 2021»

During «Sugar World 2021» conference, which took place on March 2 in Ternopil, the key market players discussed innovative methods to increase sugar beet yield and sugar production. The conference was organized by the National Association of Sugar Producers of Ukraine. «Today, our company presented technological solutions that can bring sugar production to a new quality level, as we see the growing industry, there is a demand and there are the options for raw...


Gnidava Sugar Refinery is preparing for 2021 season

One of the leading companies of Volyn region is preparing for the new season quite seriously, because good work planning is the key to success in the fall. It is announced by the Deputy Director for Raw Materials Oleksandr Nikishyn, the press service of the company reports. Every year Gnidava Sugar Refinery actively cooperates with agricultural e...

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