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September 21, 2016
Sweet Figs: 3 Healthy recipes that need no sugar
Here's the challenge. Create a daily spa menu with 1,000-1,200 calories. Do not use refined sugar or salt. Use fresh fruit, vegetables, low-fat...
September 21, 2016 - 4:30am
August 24, 2016
Making sweet, airy French chouquettes
At one time, if I wanted a handful of airy, pearl-sugar-encrusted chouquettes, I'd have to either scrimp and save for a trip to France or break...
August 24, 2016 - 1:58pm
August 18, 2016
Britain launches soft drinks sugar tax to fight obesity
LONDON—Britain on Thursday, Aug. 18, said it would tax companies which sell sugary soft drinks and invest that money in health programs...
August 18, 2016 - 12:55pm
March 17, 2016
Sugar is easy to take for granted, industry exec says
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Sugar has been a huge part of David Berg's life. It's part of just about everyone's life, even though they may not realize...
March 17, 2016 - 9:00pm
March 9, 2016
American Crystal Sugar names new president
MOORHEAD - The board of directors of American Crystal Sugar Co. named Tom Astrup as president Wednesday. Astrup will assume the role immediately,...
March 9, 2016 - 11:15am
December 24, 2015
Home for the Holidays? Hold the sugar, please
Bagged or boxed, brown or powdered, Americans are buying markedly less sugar this year, a trend nowhere more noticeable than during the holidays...
December 24, 2015 - 9:15pm
December 14, 2015
How to handle sweets at the holidays
The holiday season can be full of overeating.
December 14, 2015 - 12:30am
December 3, 2015
American Crystal CEO to retire in 2016
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- David Berg, president and CEO of American Crystal Sugar Co., will retire next year, according to sources. He broke the news...
December 3, 2015 - 6:15am
October 30, 2015
Spooked by sugar, Americans search for healthier Halloween treats
The so-called war on sugar has a new battleground: Halloween.
October 30, 2015 - 8:15pm
October 22, 2015
American Crystal asks EGF to sponsor bond for $15 million pellet mill project
American Crystal Sugar Co. is asking East Grand Forks to sponsor bonds to help it build a new pellet mill at its local plant. The project,...
October 22, 2015 - 8:45pm
July 17, 2015
Senate amendment to limit sugar loans withdrawn
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., on July 17 presented an amendment to the Senate Appropriations Committee to alter the federal sugar...
July 17, 2015 - 10:43am
March 24, 2015
ITC thumps U.S.-Mexico sugar pact challenge
FARGO, N.D. — The U.S. International Trade Commission on March 19 upheld agreements between the U.S. and Mexican governments designed to stop subsidized Mexican sugar from being dumped on the U.S. market. The ITC voted 6-0 to turn back a challenge by two U.S. companies...
March 24, 2015 - 11:00am
Beet piles in Red River Valley survive early warm weather
GEORGETOWN, N.D. — Despite a December warm-up and out-of-season high temperatures in mid-March, the region’s sugar beet piles...
March 24, 2015 - 10:00am
January 22, 2015
American Crystal fined $5,625 for environmental violations
American Crystal Sugar Co. in East Grand Forks was fined by a state agency for environmental violations late last year. The Minnesota Pollution...
January 22, 2015 - 9:32am
December 30, 2014
Sugar beets need colder weather
FARGO, N.D. — December temperatures in the mid-40s and lows in the 20s are not ideal for storing sugar beets, but cooperatives in the Red River Valley and beyond are coping. Tom Knudsen, vice president of agriculture for Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative of Wahpeton,...
December 30, 2014 - 12:30pm