Kharkiv region became Ukraine’s top sunseed grower


According to the agriculture department of the Kharkiv State Regional Administration, total sunseed output increased 12% this year to 1.3 MMT as of December 1. Such a rich sunseed harvest made Kharkiv region the leading grower of this oilseed among all of the country’s regions.

The regional agriculture department says the January-November 2016 index of total agricultural production was up 2.7% year-on-year. In particular, the index of total crop production increased 3.9%.

More detailed information on oilseed complex in the Black Sea countries is available to subscribers for weekly market report “Black Sea Vegoils & CIS” and “Online market review” by UkrAgroConsult.



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