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2013-03-18 23:01:38

Global conference organizer, CMT announces the 9th SugarWorld ASIA Summit to be held in Yangon on April 28-30, 2013. Put together with industry leaders, the summit examines global sugar landscape, role of Asia in the trade, and the opportunities that follow. Yangon, Myanmar (PRWEB) March 19, 2013 Held in emerging market Myanmar, the [9th SugarWorld ASIA Summit seeks to provide frank perspectives on global as well as Asia sugar markets, developments in high yielding crops, growing...

2013-01-20 23:01:15

The Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County, St. Lawrence Maple Producers, and Gouverneur FFA will be hosting a class on Saturday, January 26th at Gouverneur High School for those who are interested in learning how to make maple syrup as a hobby or a business. Representatives from the Mohawk Valley Trading Company plan to attend. Utica, NY (PRWEB) January 20, 2013 The growing demand for maple syrup continues as more health conscious consumers look for natural sweeteners as an...

2013-01-09 05:00:29

Syngenta Biotechnology Signs License Agreement with Plant Sensory Systems to Evaluate their NUEST technology in Sugarcane and Rice Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) January 08, 2013 Plant Sensory Systems, LLC announced today that Syngenta Biotechnology, Inc. has signed an exclusive license agreement to evaluate Plant Sensory Systems´ proprietary Nitrogen Use Efficiency and Stress Tolerance (NUEST) technology in sugarcane and rice. Nitrogen fertilizer, which is critical for the growth, yield, and...

2012-12-03 05:02:17

After a global sugar shortage caused demand for US sugarcane to jump, the industry is set to face tepid conditions in the coming years. Consumers' growing health-consciousness will cause them to curtail their sugar consumption. Furthermore, the US government is easing its level of protection for downstream sugar processors, who previously enjoyed inflated domestic sugar prices and a low level of import penetration. The scaled-back federal support for the downstream sugar processing industry...

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