16 March 2018News -
Astarta-Kyiv is trying to achieve a modest strategic goal – to become the most efficient agricultural company in Europe in terms of profitability and ecological performance. Particular attention will be paid to the reduction of energy spent on production.
14 March 2018News -
The chairman of MHP, Yuriy Kosyuk, confirmed that MHP is considering to acquire Doux, but the final decision is still to be made. According to preliminary estimates, the amount of funds needed for the financial recovery of the French poultry manufacturer is 220 million Euro.
13 March 2018News -
Last year, Miratorg exported a record volume of 250,000 tons of meat. In the opinion of the president of the company, Viktor Linnik, this is only the beginning of the way. He believes that by 2025 the company can increase this figure by a factor of five to seven so the volume of meat exports makes $ 4-5 billion.
06 March 2018News -
The Landfort agroholding will mainly produce cereals and sunflower in 2018. The areas for cultivation of grains and sunflower will amount to more than 33,000 hectares.
01 March 2018News -
In summer of 2017 Kernel absorbed Ukrainian Agrarian Investments and Agro Invest Ukraine, which resulted in the expansion of the land bank to 602,500 hectares. After the expected optimization of the land bank, the area under cultivation in 2018 is going to be reduced to 560,000 hectares.
28 February 2018News -
The company Donskoy bekon, which is apart of the AIC "Don" (the Russian project of the German holding Tönnies), launched two more pig farms in the Voronezh region. The farms Rastykaylovka and Trostiansky were commissioned in late 2017. Each of them is designed for 2,500 sows.
27 February 2018News -
Agricultural business in Ukraine faces the problem of theft. Since agroholdings consist of many clusters located in different regions of the country, central offices have difficulties in monitoring managers on the farms. The most common theft prevention programs of agroholdings include video surveillance, sensors that control the use of fuel, grain availability in grain containers and soil depth in the field as well as GPS monitoring. The latter, having a connection with satellites, allows controlling the mileage, speed, fuel consumption, number of stops, place and volume of refueling of machinery.
22 February 2018News -
Polish egg producers are concerned about competition with Ukraine after the European Commission allowed the Ukrainian company Avangard to export eggs to the EU. The share of imports of eggs and processed products from Ukraine to the EU is systematically increasing: at the end of 2014 it was 4%, and in 2016 - 50%.