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October 25, 2014

Despite decline across Colo., sugarbeets still a major player in Weld

GREELEY, Colo—Sugarbeets have been part of the agricultural scene in northern Colorado for more than 100 years—said to have bought and paid for more farms in the region than any other crop.
October 24, 2014

Sweetener users study: Mexico trade case costly

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Trade cases U.S. producers have filed against Mexican sugar imports will likely cost consumers $2.4 billion in higher prices this marketing year, according to a new white paper by the Sweetener Users Association.
October 24, 2014

Senninger Irrigation introduces IrriExpress

Senninger Irrigation, a global leader in agricultural irrigation manufacturing, introduces IrriExpress, the latest in irrigation design software.
October 24, 2014

Weed scientists uproot common “superweed” myths

The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) issued a new fact sheet to uproot common misconceptions about “superweeds”– a catchall term used by many to describe weeds resistant to herbicides. The paper explores the truth behind two widespread fallacies.
October 23, 2014

Dukes earns Excellence in Education Award

The Irrigation Foundation has named Michael Dukes, PhD, PE, CID, of the University of Florida, the recipient of the 2014 Excellence in Education Award.
October 23, 2014

Minn-Dak Moves Up Co-op List

The Agriculture Department last week published its annual report on the nation's top 100 agricultural cooperatives.
October 23, 2014

Global subsidy race becoming a 3-way Thai

We’ve spent a tremendous amount of time on these pages chronicling the massive run-up in sugar subsidies in Brzil and India. But one offender, Thailand, has largely gotten a pass…until now.
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