USA: Plans to Develop Agricultural Museum Focuses On Sugarcane Growers
DATE 30Jun 2021

Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser met and discussed with Mayor DeCourt, Ricky Gonsoulin, Mayor Pro Tem and members of the Teche Growers Association plans to develop an Agricultural Museum that would include a heavy focus on the sugarcane growers. Of the local agricultural industries, the most predominate is the Sugarcane Industry with roots dating back to… Read More »

India: UP Sugarcane Farmers to Hold Sit-in Protest Against Pending Dues, Feel ‘Cheated’ by Modi Govt
DATE 30Jun 2021

Sugarcane farmers in Western Uttar Pradesh threaten to hold a massive agitation from July if their long pending dues from the State government and private sugar factories are not paid on time.  In a letter to Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, the convenor of Rashtriya Kisan Mazdoor Sangathan (RKMS), VM Singh, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during… Read More »

USA: Brazil’s sugar output revised down as dry weather persists – report
DATE 30Jun 2021

Centre-south (CS) sugar production was revised to 34.1 million tonnes from an April projection of 35.6 million tonnes, as persistent dry weather hurt cane development, food trader and supply chain services provider Czarnikow said on Tuesday.

USA: Biofuel Firm to Open $70M Pellet Plant in US
DATE 30Jun 2021

Renewable fuel firm Delta Biofuel is evaluating a location in Louisiana to open a new $70 million wood pellet plant, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards and the firm’s CEO Philip Keating announced Monday. The company is considering Iberia Parish, LA as the location for the planned facility. If the company selects the site, the plant… Read More »

UK: Sugarcane Harvesting Was Slow Due to Rains in the Harvest Area
DATE 30Jun 2021

London has been the leader to the downside on ample supplies of White Sugar available to the market and forecasts for improved growing conditions in Brazil. There is plenty of White Sugar available in India for the market and monsoon rains are promoting good conditions for the next crop. Southern growing areas of Brazil are… Read More »