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“TAS Agro” has completed spring sowing on 51,500 hectares

5 June , 2023  

Agricultural Group “TAS Agro” has finished spring sowing of spring crops, for which it allocated 51,5 thousand hectares, reducing the area of oilseeds compared to the last year and expanded the grain group, the company said in Facebok.
“The area of crops in the company as a whole has not changed, but because of food security and market situation this season sugar beet and rye have been added to the cropping structure,” the company stressed.
According to the report, the most part of the area from 51.5 ths. ha is devoted to corn – 24.1 ths. ha, sunflower – 15.9 ths. ha and soybean – 11.5 ths. ha.
Before the war TAS Agro worked 83 thsd. ha in Vinnitsa, Kyiv, Kirovograd, Chernigov, Nikolayev, Sumy, Kherson and Dnipropetrovsk regions, was involved in dairy farming (up to 5,500 cattle), owned six elevators with one-time storage capacity of 250 000 tons.
TAS Group was founded in 1998. The sphere of its business interests covers the financial sector (banking and insurance segments) and pharmacy, as well as industry, real estate, venture projects.
The founder of TAS is Sergiy Tigipko.