Grows 11% agricultural area of sorghum in Santa Cruz with an area of 438 thousand hectares

In winter 2019-2020 it was estimated 1,134,000 hectares planted including sorghum, sunflower, wheat, corn, chia and soybean, which represents 5% more than the area planted in the previous cycle. The sorghum cultivation registered the highest growth of the planted area with 438,000 hectares which represents an increase of 11% concerning the last winter, obtaining 122,000 tons. Until July of this year, Bolivia destined to foreign markets 6,028 tons of sorghum for a value of $ 1.6 million.

Source: El Deber