Sugarbeet vs Sugarcane
Sugarbeet field productivity gain 5x higher than sugarcane
The world demands more sugar. Sugar produced by cane and beets feeds it. For that there is the trend, that sugarcane grows in acreage, BUT sugarbeet grows in efficiency. So did you know, that the "field productivity gain" of sugarbeet is 5x higher than sugarcane on a global level? There is still more to discover why and how the “beet players” can be confident and will compete further on in the arena of sugar production. Take your journey to the next level of “Made by breeding” and gain deeper insights in the beet-cane-sugar production and how sugarbeet breeders are working hard to contribute to the efficiency gains of beet sugar production.
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Sources: 2 ISO, 2016. 3 USDA, 2017. Made by KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA
Sources: 4 FAOSTAT, 2017. 5 LMC International, 2017 Made by KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA
Sources: 6 LMC International, 2017. *North-West-Europe (BE, DE, FR, NL, UK), Center-South Brazil. Made by KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA
Sources: 7 KWS data. 8 Bartens 1995-2015, EU-28 average. Made by KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA