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U.S. Sugar – 25 Things

An American Farming CompanyFounded during the Great Depression (1931)Our founder, Charles Stewart Mott, was a visionary farmer (Mott apples cider), a businessman (General Motors) and…

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U.S. Sugar Announces Promotion of Eric Edwards to Vice President, State Governmental Affairs

Clewiston, FL – This week, U.S. Sugar announced that Eric Edwards has been promoted to Vice President, State Governmental Affairs. In this new role, Edwards will…

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The People of U.S. Sugar Once Again Providing 5,000 Crates of Sweet Corn to Florida Families with Assistance from Pioneer Growers, Duda Farm Fresh Foods and Cheney Brothers

Clewiston, FL – As our vegetable harvest season winds down, the people of U.S. Sugar announced today they will make another large contribution of 5,000 crates…

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The People of U.S. Sugar Provide More than 120,000 Servings of Fresh, Locally-Grown Green Beans to Employees, South Florida Churches, Healthcare Providers and Food Banks

Clewiston, FL – As part of its ongoing local response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. Sugar today announced it is contributing nearly 1,000…

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The People of U.S. Sugar Announce Partnership with Sugar Sand Distillery to Distribute Sugarcane-Based Hand Sanitizer to Employees and Most Vulnerable Members of Glades Communities

Clewiston, FL – In the midst of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the people of U.S. Sugar are working to provide local employees and the…

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Farmers and Other Essential Food Production Workers will Carry Permission Letters during COVID-19 Shutdown

Clewiston, FL – Today, all U.S. Sugar employees and suppliers who have been deemed essential to the nation’s food supply and national security will begin carrying…

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People of U.S. Sugar support Glades area food bank

BELLE GLADE — In support of The Glades Initiative’s Glades Area Food Bank, U.S. Sugar is announcing a multi-year partnership that will help the…

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Florida plant squeezed, no more juice processing

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — One of only a handful of orange juice-processing plants left in Florida stopped processing fruit Tuesday in yet another sign of…

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Dumping of Brazilian and Mexican Juice Causes Southern Gardens to Cease Processing Citrus

Southern Gardens Citrus Processing Corporation announced today that it will no longer process fruit at its facility in Hendry County, Florida.  Beginning with the 2019-20…

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Lawsuit Filed Over Lake Okeechobee Releases and U.S. Army Corps-Created Water Shortage

Clewiston, Fla. – U.S. Sugar announced today that it shared similar concerns with environmental groups who filed an earlier lawsuit over the U.S. Army Corps of…

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US Sugar Welcomes New Community Relations Manager

Clewiston, FL – U.S. Sugar Monday announced the hire of Brannan Thomas, a Belle Glade native, as its Community Relations Manager. Thomas will manage the company’s…

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U.S. Sugar Executive Re-Appointed to National Agricultural Trade Advisory Committee

Clewiston, FL – U.S. Sugar is proud to announce that Judy Clayton Sanchez, Senior Director for Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, was re-appointed to the Agricultural…