• Sugar beet being drilled with Strube UK's pasteur sugar beet seeds

Sugar Beet For Biogas – Barents

Sugar Beet for Biogas - Biogas sugar beet plants in the UK

Barents – Sugar Beet For Biogas

Strube UK are pleased to offer BARENTS,  the first Strube sugar beet variety for use in the production of biogas.  Barents offers the ideal characteristics for energy production:

• High dry matter yields of high quality substrate, ideal for biogas production
• High quality plants with very large tops
• Clean well-shaped low-tare roots for easier harvesting
• High quality seed that delivers excellent establishment, essential for high yields and high quality sugar beet

Barents Sugar Beet – Best for Biogas again

The Danish National trials of Beet for Bioenergy in 2014, 2015 and 2016 have again shown that Strube’s BARENTS offers the high dry matter yields and easy harvesting that make it an ideal beet for biogas production.

The tables below show the performance of Barents against the leading sugar beet for biogas varieties in the ‘Danish National trials 2015 of Beet for Bioenergy‘.  As you can see, Barents performed brilliantly.

Find Out More About Sugar Beet for Biogas

Biogas from sugar beet represents an interesting new revenue opportunity for sugar beet growers, and with BARENTS there’s a real opportunity to exploit this growing sugar beet market.

If you would like to know more about BARENTS,  please do not hesitate to contact the Strube UK team, or our agents for Biogas varieties, Elsoms Seeds Ltd.  Alternatively you can contact us by calling Richard at our Fakenham office on (01328) 851572 or by emailing us here.

Barents delivers high dry matter from roots and tops with superior sugar content
Barents offers well shaped low-tare roots for easier harvesting