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October 13, 2015

Sugar trade deal not so sweet for Australia

Sugar is shaping up as the most controversial commodity in the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
October 12, 2015

Sugar's value to rise in 2015-16

The 2015/16 season is set to mark a turnaround in global sugar prices, with fundamentals pointing to an improvement in prices—albeit slow and gradual.
October 11, 2015

In sugar versus syrup fight, both sweeteners face bitter reality

Big Sugar and Big Syrup are heading for a showdown.
October 10, 2015

Sources: TPP wouldn’t hurt no-cost U.S. sugar program

An organization representing U.S. sugar producers believs the recently proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement strikes a good balance between allowing more sugar imports into the U.S. without imperiling a national sugar program that usually run
October 09, 2015

Monsanto announces layoffs

Seed companies are making adjustments as the crop price outlook continues to look bleak.
October 09, 2015

Crashes involving farm trucks put focus on road safety during harvest

A pair of crashes involving farm trucks in nearby Minnesota counties left two men dead and two men injured, putting a tragic spotlight on the dangers of driving during harvest season.
October 08, 2015

Sugar economy improves for Montana farmers

There’s a spoonful of the good news for farmers facing low prices: Crop quality is pretty sweet.
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