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Sweet News From Belgium
2012-06-21 04:09:43

Many people know and crave delicious Belgian chocolate, but might not be aware that the Belgian city of Tienen is known as the ‘Sugar City’ of Europe. And satellites are helping to grow the crop that makes our taste buds tingle.

2012-04-12 23:02:19

Innovative breeding approach creates new opportunities for sugar beet growers: Monheim (PRWEB) April 12, 2012 Bayer CropScience and KWS SAAT AG have

2011-04-28 13:53:00

DENVER, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American sugar farmers and refiners have filed a suit to stop big corn processors from marketing high-fructose corn syrup as a "natural" product equivalent to real sugar. The suit, filed in U.S.

2011-02-04 14:55:00

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has authorized spring planting of Genuity® Roundup Ready® sugar beets.

2010-12-08 00:49:02

Researchers at Umeå Plant Science Center in Sweden discovered, in collaboration with the Syngenta company, a previously unknown gene in sugar beets that blocks flowering.

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2010-12-01 12:35:00

A federal judge has ordered that a genetically modified crop be destroyed, saying that the altered sugar beets were planted illegally.

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2010-08-15 06:22:17

Monsanto Co has been dealt a major setback as a federal judge on Friday banned the planting of genetically engineered sugar beets by the biotech giant.

2010-04-27 07:37:00

Former Solicitor General of the United States, Gregory G. Garre, to Conduct Oral Arguments WASHINGTON, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments today and consider overturning a lower court's order that prevented farmers from planting Roundup Ready alfalfa since 2007.

2010-04-21 14:33:00

ST. LOUIS, April 21, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) and their seed partner company, Forage Genetics International (FGI), filed a final reply brief with the U.S. Supreme Court yesterday in preparation for the upcoming oral arguments of Monsanto Co. v.


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