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June 27, 2017
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Nutritionist explains ‘scary’ effects of added sugar to Las Vegas residents

More sugar leads to more weight, she said, and can result in health concerns such as high blood pressure, diabetes, coronary issues, vascular disease, atherosclerosis — a buildup of plaque inside arteries — and heart failure.
June 26, 2017
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Brazil first country to approve genetically engineered sugarcane: Are U.S. and Canada next?

But a new decision in Brazil just may set in motion the end of cane sugar as a trusted non-GMO alternative where labels are not present.
June 26, 2017
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Trump’s Sugar Swamp

Sugar producers’ political clout is nothing new, in the US or other industrialized countries.
June 25, 2017
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Nampa Landmark Celebrates 75 Years

More than 200 sugarbeet growers, factory workers and families gathered June 23 at the plant on West Karcher Road to commemorate the special occasion.
June 25, 2017
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Soft drinks industry to reduce added sugars a further 10% by 2020

Reducing added sugars an aggregate 10% across Europe will impact over 500 million consumers.
June 25, 2017
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U.S. and Mexico strike deal on sugar

These new agreements between the U.S. and Mexico, as well as the Mexican sugar industry, prevent dumping of Mexican sugar and corrects for subsidies the Mexican sugar industry receives.
June 24, 2017
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Syngenta ruling could set precedent

In a statement after the verdict, Syngenta says the case is without merit and denies American farmers access to future technologies even when they are fully approved in the U.S.
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