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Growing Blueberries

Posted on the 09 December 2016 by Bgdn_adrian
Growing blueberries    Everybody knows that blueberries are used in the food industry, but also extensively used in the pharmaceutical industry in preventing and treating many types of diseases such as: improving sight, cholesterol levels, improve memory, strenght of blood vessel, rheumatism, gout, immune system, helps the proper functioning of the intestines, keeping blood sugar levels under control – Diabetes self-management. Like all berries, blueberries contain a high amount of vitamin C, very important in treating many types of infections.
    We can sell our harvest to two of the largest industries on the planet: the food industry and the pharmaceutical industry. In 2016 selling prices for blueberries are 2-4 euros/kg. It takes into account the freshness (fresh, frozen, dried), variety, quality.      Although we can not say that it is a demanding plant in terms of growing conditions, but excessive soil moisture can destroy the blueberry plants.    Substantial productivity is obtained after the 3rd year of cultivation. After year 3 the productivity gets bigger each year. In the 3rdyear, on 10000 square meters growing area you can harvest about 1000 to 1500 kg of blueberry fruit.

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