Press-service of the Ministry of agriculture of Russia: «In 2013 year was collected record harvest of sugar beet in the Altai region»
The croppage of sugar beet in the last season reached 641 thousand tons. This is a record in the history of development of sugar beet in the region.
The productivity was 369 cwt/ha. In some farms, this index exceeded 400 quintals per hectare. For example, comparable to European regions the croppage obtained in CH «Krok» Rebrikhinsky district - 504 cwt/ha, СJSC «Kolyvan» Pavlovsky District - 400 cwt/ha.
Recall, that the Altai region is one region over the Urals, where is growing and processing this culture.