Sugar closures threaten to engulf more growers

Tasker, Johann
August 2006
Farmers Weekly;8/4/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 5, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the effects of the decision of British Sugar to close two factories at Allscott and York on sugar beet growers in England. An offer to supply the Newark factory of British Sugar is being considered by up to 650 of the 1850 growers who supply the Allscott and York factories. It is said that the Newark factory lacks the capacity to cope with extra deliveries.


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