KVED activity type
- 01.11 Growing of cereals (except rice), leguminous crops and oil seeds
Products: grain / legumes / Wheat / Corn / Sunflower / Silo / cattle / pig / poultry meat / milk
The company is currently focused on the following crops:
Winter wheat; Winter wheat has a higher yield than spring crops due to more developed root system. In the 2008/2009 agricultural year, which usually lasts from August to July, winter wheat cultivated Agrotone approximately 50.228 acres of land. Winter wheat is sown and begins to germinate in the fall, winter is at rest, and the harvest usually takes place in late July. Globally, winter wheat is considered a valuable food grain, while lower-quality wheat varieties are used as feed for livestock.
Sunflower; Sunflower seeds are primarily intended for use in food preparation and sunflower oil, while the husk is used as feed for livestock. Sunflower has good resistance to drought and therefore plays an important role in the overall composition rotation. In the 2008/2009 agricultural year, Agrotone sunflower harvest approximately 47,619 acres of land. Sunflower planted in spring and harvest takes place in September and October.
Other crops include corn, canola, barley, rye, sorghum, triticale, oats, peas, buckwheat, vetch, millet, coriander, soy, flax and crops to feed livestock.
Agroton - the largest diversified vertically integrated agricultural producer in eastern Ukraine. The main activity of the group of companies ”Agroton” is growing, as well as processing, storage and sale of crops such as sunflower and wheat. In addition, a group of companies ”Agroton” involved in animal husbandry and food production.
From 2001 to 2009 the company ”Agroton” tripled the arable land of 41.000 hectares to 140,000 hectares. At the present time ”Agroton” handles 151.000 hectares of black earth, has a warehouse with a total capacity 285.000 tons, produces and sells livestock and food products of high quality.
At present, ”Agroton ” is the fourth largest producer in Ukraine and the sixth largest producer in Europe over the area of