In August 2017, All-Ukrainian Field Day dedicated to varieties of agricultural machinery for sunflower and sorghum was held in Svitlogirske (Dnipropetrovsk region).

This event was attended by managers and agronomists from 150 farms of different areas of the steppe and forest-steppe zones of Ukraine. The head of the department of agrochemistry at DSAEU, doctor of agricultural sciences, professor S.M. Kramariov made a substantive report "The modern system of fertilizer of sunflower and sorghum in the conditions of dry climate”.

The participants of the event were able to get acquainted with modern hybrids and sunflower and sorghum types which are well adapted to the dry climatic conditions of the steppe zone of Ukraine, and even under such critical conditions of cultivation can please farmers with high yields. Farmers and farm managers were shown an area with different varieties and hybrids of sunflower and sorghum.


Participants were particularly interested in varieties and hybrids of high-oil sunflower and hybrids of sorghum, which do not lie down and almost, do not form freshsprouts and mutually ripen.