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August 23, 2014

Policing sucrose is not panacea

The sugar industry has been a significant part of Florida’s proud history since before the American Revolution.
August 23, 2014

Syngenta names new manager of federal government relations

Laura Wood Peterson has joined Syngenta as manager of federal government relations, based in Washington, D.C.
August 22, 2014

Sugar's important role in savory foods and food safety

Sugar is of course an important component in many sweet treats and indulgences, but what some overlook is the significant role all-natural sugar (or sucrose) plays in other foods.
August 22, 2014

Sugar Association calls for withdrawal of "added sugars" labeling proposal

The Sugar Association (SA) filed comments in response to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Proposed Rule, Food Labeling: Revision of the Nutrition and Supplement Facts Labels. SA is calling on FDA to withdraw its "added sugars" labeling proposal, noting
August 22, 2014

Best sugarbeet crop on record right now in Yellowstone Valley

SIDNEY, Mont.—This year could be a banner year for sugarbeets, especially in the Yellowstone Valley between Montana and North Dakota, south central Montana, and northern Wyoming.
August 22, 2014

New DuPont Afforia herbicide gives crops clean start

Growers now have more help for preparing clean seedbeds and managing herbicide resistance for the 2015 season.
August 21, 2014

Former Betaseed president dies

Betaseed Inc. officials Thursday announced the passing of Duane Melling, 89, Betaseed's first president. He started the formation of the company in 1970 and retired in 1990.
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