Continental Farmers Group publishes its Corporate Social Responsibility Report
The Continental Farmers Group has published its Corporate Social Responsibility Report that sets out information about its taxes paid in 2020 and its social investments made that year. The Company reports in detail, the amounts of its tax deductions by State, Oblast, district and local budgets as well as those paid to the budget of the Pension Fund of Ukraine. For example, the Continental Farmers Group paid UAH 923.3 million to all-level budgets in the prior year. The amount of its social investments allocated to communities over the past year was UAH 30.8 million.
The Continental Farmers Group launches Future Continental internship project for young specialists
The Continental Farmers Group launches an internship program for Western Ukrainian college and university students and graduates majoring in agriculture professions. The Future Continental Program envisages learning sessions and practical classes in the positions of an agriculturist and mechanical engineer. All the trainees will have a formal official employment in accordance with labor legislation. The Company pays for internship training and also provides board and lodging to the participants.
In 2020, Continental Farmers Group paid over UAH 923.3 million in taxes and used UAH 30.8 million for...
Continental Farmers Group reported on taxes paid in 2020 and implemented social projects. Over the past year, the Company paid to all-level budgets over UAH 923.3 million which is UAH 253.2 more than in 2019. The Continental Farmers Group used UAH 30.8 million for social support to the communities, which the agricultural holding company works with in the territory of the five Western Ukrainian regions.
Continental Farmers Group Marks the End of Late Grain Harvesting Campaign
Continental Farmers Group takes stock of its late grain harvesting campaign. A 100% of the planned cropping area - over 86 thousand ha - has been successfully harvested. In the overall crop sown structure, sunflower was allocated 32.2 thousand ha, soybean 31.9 thousand ha, and corn 21.8 thousand ha, with the gross yield of 105.3 thousand tons, 90.2 thousand tons, and 205.8 thousand tons, respectively.
Continental Farmers Group is working on the preservation of soil resources
Continental Farmers Group is biologizing its production processes. The Company pays a particular attention to reclaiming and preserving the soils. This is why, apart from the traditional tillage system, it works on the biologization and restoration of soil fertility. To put organic substances in the soil, the agricultural holding company uses green manure crop, chicken manure and composted fertilizer.
Continental Farmers Group implements a new fertilizer system in its fields
In parallel with the harvesting campaign, the soil in the fields of the Continental Farmers Group is being prepared for the next year’s crops. For the first time ever, the Agricultural Holding is testing a new technology for it, which envisions a fertilizer treatment using mechanical hoes. Using this local fertilizer treatment technique, the Company plans not just to save up to 20% of fertilizers but also to increase the effectiveness of their application by 20-30%.
Continental Farmers Group intends to secure a late grain crop on 86 thousand ha by the end of the second...
This time of year, Continental Farmers Group continues its late crops harvesting campaign. In particular, nowadays the Company is threshing sunflower, soybean, and corn. Overall for the Company, more than 57 thousand ha, or 66% of the scheduled late crop areas have already been processed.
Ukraine to export wheat to SAGO and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the first time in 12 years
For the first time since 2008, Ukrainian high quality milling wheat has been exported to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Continental Farmers Group Continues Its Potato Harvesting Campaign
Nowadays, the fields of Continental Farmers Group see potato harvesting in full swing. In this production season, the total digging area reaches 1.1 thousand ha in Lviv Oblast and 0.6 thousand ha in Ternopil Oblast,