750 mm per year
(mainly July-August, storms on 20 days per year)
14 days shorter than Northern Germany
AVERAGE SNOW COVER
AVERAGE FROST LINE
15 days per year
1,950 h per year
- May-Aug 8-10 hours/day
- Nov-Jan 2-3 hours/day
This versatile cereal grain is the most widely grown and most important grain in the world. It used to make a wide range of foods including flour, bread and pasta.
Rapeseed, also known as canola, is a type of plant that is grown for its seeds, which are used to produce canola oil which is a very popular cooking oil.
Beans are a type of legume that are grown for their edible seeds. They are a good source of plant-based protein, making them a popular choice for vegetarians and vegans.
Widely cultivated cereal grass, typically Avena sativa. The oat stalks made good straw. The main forms of oat are meal and bran.
FARM MANAGER ERZVILKAS
With an agricultural apprenticeship and a bachelor’s degree in agriculture from Kiel University of Applied Sciences, Christian’s career has spanned a variety of professions, from self-employment in agricultural service companies to crop advisor, biogas plant supervisor and field manager. Since 2019, he joined the Northgro family and has been supporting the agricultural business as a farm manager in Nordicagra. What he likes the most about his work is that he is involved in every process happening on the farm, be it with the employees or the produce.
“The earth is a fine place and worth fighting for.“