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November 14, 2014
American Crystal Sugar releases preliminary crop payment estimate
MOORHEAD, Minn. — American Crystal Sugar Co. has come out with an initial payment projection of $37 per ton for 2014 crop beets — a dollar lower than last year’s projection at this date and likely a money-loser for farmers and shareholders, if realized.
November 14, 2014 - 11:18pm
October 30, 2014
U.S., Mexico reach sugar agreement
FARGO, N.D. — The American Sugar Alliance has praised the tentative agreement between the Mexican and U.S. governments to place limits on Mexican sugar shipments to the U.S. and to suspend the anti-dumping and countervailing duty investigations of sugar from Mexico. However, the...
news / world
October 30, 2014 - 11:26pm
October 31, 2013
Wet autumn, freezing conditions take toll on sugar beet harvest
RENVILLE — A wet autumn and freezing conditions have taken a toll on this this year’s sugar beet harvest Sugar beet growers in west central Minnesota will not harvest an estimated 25,000 acres, or about 21 percent of the 118,000 acres planted for the Southern Minnesota...
news / region
October 31, 2013 - 10:01am
October 18, 2013
Workers moonlight, take vacation to drive beet trucks during frenetic harvest season
By Stephen J. Lee Forum News Service OSLO — Every October, Ryan Scott moonlights from his day job in Grand Forks, N.D., to work an eight-hour night shift hauling sugar beets for friends from their farm to giant piling sites during the Red River Valley’s most unusual harvest. Starting...
news / state
October 18, 2013 - 11:35pm
April 14, 2013
After 20 months, locked-out Crystal employees vote to accept contract
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- American Crystal Sugar Co. workers locked out of their jobs since Aug. 1, 2011, are heading back to work, but it’s a bittersweet resolution for the union. By John Lamb Forum News Service MOORHEAD, Minn. -- American Crystal Sugar Co. workers locked out of their...
news / state
April 14, 2013 - 12:11pm
April 6, 2013
Study of energy from beets begins in N.D.
FARGO, N.D. — The first beet-to-ethanol pilot plant in the nation recently was announced for construction in California. Meanwhile, North Dakota researchers are moving forward on studies to determine if a similar idea will be feasible there. By Mikkel Pates Forum News Service FARGO,...
April 6, 2013 - 12:05pm
April 2, 2013
2 burned at East Grand Forks beet plant; victim of January accident still recovering
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- Two people were burned in a weekend accident at the American Crystal Sugar plant in East Grand Forks. By Kevin Bonham and Stephen J. Lee Forum News Service EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- Two people were burned in a weekend accident at the American Crystal Sugar...
news / state
April 2, 2013 - 7:06am