How To Grow Sunflower And Get Increased Yields

Sunflower (Helianthus) is an annual plant that belongs to Helianthus genus and Asteraceae family. Sunflower plant is one of the most important agricultural crops in the world. It is a source of vegetable oil with a high content of micro and macroelements, and is the basis for natural feed, excluding the presence of nitrates and pesticides. Besides, fried sunflower seeds are also popular in the food industry. The homeland of the sunflower is the Southern territories of North America, where its useful properties were appreciated by the aborigines, for which it received the status of a sacred plant called “sun flower”.

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