Sentence Examples


  • Beetroot, molasses and grain are the chief sources of spirit.
  • And beetroot factories were established at many centres both in Germany and in France.
  • Beetroot (Beta vulgaris) is used as fodder, and yields about 10 tons per acre.
  • Sugar.The manufacture of sugar is carried on in the departments of the north, in which the cultivation of beetroot is general Aisne, Nord, Somme, Pas-de-Calais, Oise and Seine-et-Marne, the three first being by far the largest producers.
  • A good example of a fairly typical case is afforded by Heterodera schachtii, which attacks beetroot and causes great loss to the Continental sugar manufacturers.