Monthly Archives: October 2019

Maintaining clean and healthy waterways is a top priority for the sugar industry, which is why the farmers of the Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative (SMBSC) have taken action to help stamp out the effects of phosphorus. And their efforts have garnered praise from conservationists and regulators alike. In 1999, the SMBSC looked to increase […]

It’s the latest start ever as Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative growers begin full-scale harvest operations. U.S. Sen. Tina Smith heard the challenges facing growers as the cooperative’s President and CEO Steven Domm drove her to a field south of Renville, where she rode in a tractor as beets were lifted. To read the full […]

For immediate release: National Sugar Marketing LLC’s Management Board announced their selection of food industry leader Chris Simons, formerly of Cargill, as its next President and Chief Executive Officer.  He succeeds Bill Smith, who has led National Sugar since its inception in 2011.  Simons will assume day-to-day leadership of National Sugar on October 14, 2019.  […]