19 October 2011, Wednesday, 15:58

More than 415 thousand tons of sugar beet is delivered for Bashkir sugar plants

author: Galya Nabieva

763936 tons of sugar beet is harvested in Bashkortostan and 415862 thousand tons is delivered for the Republican sugar plants, the Ministry of agriculture RB reports. The “sweet” harvest is still going on the Republican fields. The average crop capacity amounts to 251 centners from one hectare. By October 19 sugar beet was harvested on more than 30 thousand hectares, i.e. practically on a half of sugar beet fields RB.