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Early Harvest Begins for Amalgamated Sugar
September 3 marked the first day of early sugarbeet harvest for Amalgamated Sugar growers in Southern Idaho.
Urban Farming: Working Around the Challenges of Urban Sprawl
For generations urban sprawl into America’s farmland has been felt all across the nation. Areas of Utah, Arizona and California have experienced heavy urban sprawl over the past 30 years.
Engineering Interns Give Presentations at Corporate Office
Last week, a group of Amalgamated Sugar’s Engineering Interns presented to a small group at the Corporate Office. The interns work at Amalgamated Sugar’s processing facilities; three in Nampa and one in Paul, Idaho.
2019 Field Day Events a Success
Last week, Amalgamated Sugar’s Agriculture Department hosted two Field Days at research plots located in Dry Lakes, south of Nampa, ID and Suchan Farm, east of Paul, ID.
Amalgamated Sugar Sponsors Union County Crops & Conservation Tour
On June 19, the 43rd Annual Union County Crops and Conservation Tour was held in La Grande, OR and the surrounding area. The half-day bus tour visited selected sites across Union County in order to show tour-goers firsthand what production agriculture looks like in the Grande Ronde Valley.
Featured Employee: Kelsie Garner
Kelsie is a Burley native that grew up with 2 brothers that taught her that hard work means getting your hands dirty.
Amalgamated Sugar Sponsors Three Sawtooth Relay Teams
Last weekend, three Amalgamated Sugar teams made up of employees, sugarbeet growers and family members competed in the Sawtooth Relay.
Nampa Sugar Warehouse Manager Interviewed by Sugar Association
Recently, Maria Alvarez, the Sugar Warehouse Manager at Amalgamated Sugar’s Nampa factory was interviewed via Skype by the Sugar Association as a part of a video campaign that is currently in development.