razor-rods and prepared for sale. But there are too few harvesters due to travel restrictions had come because of the risk of Corona from Poland and Romania, said asparagus Bauer, Ernst-August Winkelmann, managing Director of Spargelhof Klaistow (Potsdam-Mittelmark) on Thursday. In its operation, such as a total of the asparagus farmers in Beelitz, about half of the harvest workers from Eastern Europe were missing. “It is already doing enough,” said Winkelmann. Since every Hand was needed. “If in the middle of April, the asparagus grows really well, then it will be really bad,” he said, and added anxiously: “Who’s going to stab him then?”

In Beelitz, asparagus grows on 1700 hectares in the Region is Brandenburg’s biggest asparagus-growing area. In the country it is grown on 3900 acres. In the past year, a total of approximately 22 to 200 tons were harvested. The season traditionally ends on 24. June.

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