<![CDATA[The Sugarbeet Grower Magazine - Past Issues]]>Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:44:19 -0800EditMySite<![CDATA[Volume 55 Number 2 February 2016 The Sugarbeet Grower Magazine]]>Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:44:41 GMThttp://www.sugarpub.com/past-issues/-volume-55-number-2-february-2016-the-sugarbeet-grower-magazine
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‘A Great Asset’ for Michigan Growers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
Steve Poindexter, MSU Extension & Sugarbeet Advancement

2015 Minn.-N.D. Grower Practices Survey Recap . . . . . 12
Results from 47th weed control & production survey

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Write Field . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Debate or Debacle

Dateline: Washington . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
GMO labeling, Mexico, sugar policy

Around the Industry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Who, what & where it’s happening

30 Years Ago . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Excerpts from our February 1986 issue

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USDA’s January report on the nation’s 2015 sugarbeet crop affirmed the year’s excellent results, placing the average U.S. beet yield at a record 30.8 tons per acre and overall production at 35.3 million tons. - Photo: Don Lilleboe
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<![CDATA[November/December 2015]]>Tue, 01 Dec 2015 15:50:28 GMThttp://www.sugarpub.com/past-issues/novemberdecember-2015
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Calling It a Career . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
Michigan Sugar Company VP-Ag Paul Pfenninger retires

Keeping the Elements at Bay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Michigan Sugar’s Sebewaing hoop storage building

Minn-Dak’s Growers Embrace Mobile App . . . . . . 12
Real-time harvest data; in-season individual field info

Monogerm Beet Seed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
A brief history of its origin and importance

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Dateline: Washington . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
2015 results; looking ahead to 2016
Write Field . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
The ‘3 P’ marketing plan
Around the Industry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Who, what & where it’s happening
50 Years Ago . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Excerpts from our Winter 1965 issue

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USDA’s initial estimate of the 2015 U.S. sugarbeet crop, released on Nov. 10, was 35.2 million tons — 12% above the 2014 crop’s size and on par with the record.
Photo: Don Lilleboe
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<![CDATA[July 31st, 2015]]>Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:27:07 GMThttp://www.sugarpub.com/past-issues/july-31st-2015
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RRV Grower Develops Subirrigation System . . . . . . . 4
Gerry Zimmerman utilizes drainage ditch water

Strip Tilling Beets into Alfalfa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Southwestern Idaho producers like the results

Michigan Experiments With Covered Field-Stored Piles .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .13
Plans in place for 24,000-25,000 tons this fall

50! Years Ago . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Excerpts from The Sugarbeet Grower’s 1965 issues

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Dateline: Washington . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Ag appropriations, Mexico and more

Around the Industry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Who, what & where it’s happening

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A 2014 southern Red River Valley harvest scene on Greg Maack Farms, Breckenridge, Minn.
Photo: Don Lilleboe

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<![CDATA[Volume 54 Number 4 April/May 2015 The Sugarbeet Grower Magazine]]>Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:16:41 GMThttp://www.sugarpub.com/past-issues/volume-54-number-4-aprilmay-2015-the-sugarbeet-grower-magazine
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Idahoan Includes Beets Under Drip . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
Bob McKellip realizes several benefits from system
Sustainable Beet Production in the Great Lakes Area . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
MSU sugarbeet educator provides an overview
The Sugar Association’s Testimony on Guidelines
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Group questions 2015 Dietary Guidelines process
ASSBT Fla. Biennial Meeting Attracts 400 . . . . . . . 18
Allan Cattanach receives group’s highest award

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Dateline: Washington . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
A review of ASGA’s very full plate
Write Field . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Ready for Spring?
Around the Industry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Who, what & where it’s happening
30 Years Ago . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Excerpts from our April & May 1985 issues

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Photo: Don Lilleboe
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<![CDATA[Volume 54 Number 3 March 2015 The Sugarbeet Grower Magazine]]>Wed, 18 Mar 2015 18:58:54 GMThttp://www.sugarpub.com/past-issues/volume-54-number-3-march-2015-the-sugarbeet-grower-magazine
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ASGA Annual Meeting Highlights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
Presentation summaries & photos from Long Beach
Word of the Day . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
ASGA President John Snyder emphasizes ‘Action’
‘Back to the Future’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
NDSU/UM weed specialist stressing systems approach
Michigan Growers Answer Production
Practices Queries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Shows adaptation trends of research recommendations

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Dateline: Washington . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Capitol Hill visits; sugar users
Write Field . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
ASGA meeting value; Farm Bill Fun
30 Years Ago . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
Excerpts from our March 1985 issue
Around the Industry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Who, what & where it’s happening

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A 2014 wheel line-irrigated sugarbeet field in western Idaho.
Photo: Don Lilleboe

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<![CDATA[Volume 54 Number 2 February 2015 The Sugarbeet Grower Magazine]]>Mon, 09 Mar 2015 16:39:17 GMThttp://www.sugarpub.com/past-issues/volume-54-number-2-february-2015-the-sugarbeet-grower-magazine
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Valuable Component in Diverse Crop Rotation . . . . 4
Treasure Valley’s Paul Rasgorshek talks beets
2014 Minn.-N.D. Grower Practices Survey Recap . . 8
Summary of 46th annual survey
Idaho Top Saver Adds Value to Beets . . . . . . . . . . 14
Jason Meyer’s 12-row unit with elevator option
10 Years Later . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Long-term effect from a single lime application

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Dateline: Washington. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
First report from ASGA meeting
30 Years Ago. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Excerpts from our February 1985 issue
Write Field . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Cash Trickle Planning
Around the Industry. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Who, what & where it's happening

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Morning dew in a 2014 Red River Valley sugarbeet field.
Photo: Don Lilleboe

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<![CDATA[Volume 54 Number 1 January 2015 The Sugarbeet Grower Magazine]]>Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:00:25 GMThttp://www.sugarpub.com/past-issues/volume-54-number-1-january-2015-the-sugarbeet-grower-magazine
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Spotlight on Weeds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
University specialists address ‘most vexing’ weed issues
2014 Crop Year Review . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Reports from all North American beet regions

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Dateline: Washington . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Mexico sugar agreement; Cuba
Write Field . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Year’s End
Around the Industry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Who, what & where it’s happening
30 Years Ago . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
Excerpts from our January 1985 issue

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The 2014 sugarbeet crop goes in on the Scott Shellito farm near Comstock, Minn. See page 12 for summaries of the 2014 growing season in all North American beet regions.
Photo: Don Lilleboe

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<![CDATA[Volume 58 Number 6 November/December 2014 The Sugarbeet Grower Magazine]]>Fri, 26 Dec 2014 16:55:59 GMThttp://www.sugarpub.com/past-issues/volume-58-number-6-novemberdecember-2014-the-sugarbeet-grower-magazine
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From Delaware to Nebraska  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
Scott Schiff enters the new world of sugarbeets
A Historical Harvest . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Scenes from an old-time Nebraska beet harvest
The Beet Goes On . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Profile of a Colorado sugarbeet harvest operation
In the Realm of Sugarbeet Seed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Beet seed companies comment on their priorities

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Dateline: Washington . . . . . . . . . . 13
2014 elections; Mexico situation
Write Field . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Ah, Yes, the Joys of Air Travel
Around the Industry . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Who, what & where it’s happening


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USDA’s November estimate of 2014 U.S. sugarbeet production placed the crop size at 31.4 million tons. This photo was taken at Western Sugar Cooperative’s Scottsbluff, Neb., factory.
Photo: Don Lilleboe
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<![CDATA[Volume 57 Number 5 July/August 2014 The Sugarbeet Grower Magazine]]>Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:02:20 GMThttp://www.sugarpub.com/past-issues/volume-57-number-5-julyaugust-2014-the-sugarbeet-grower-magazine
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No-Till Sugarbeet Foray Paying Off . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
For Wyoming grower Keven Keller
Optimizing Defoliator & Harvester Performance . . . 6
Machine manufacturers provide series of tips
‘In-House’ Harvest Photographer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Christine Crumbaugh records scenes from family’s farm
Evaluate Effectiveness of Rhizoctonia Control . . . 16
Michigan educator recommends late-summer review

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Dateline: Washington . . . . . . . . . . 11
Update on the Mexico subsidy issue
Write Field . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
For Those Not From the Red River Valley
Around the Industry . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Who, what & where it’s happening

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The 2013 beet harvest at Rau Farms near Reese, Mich.
Photo: Don Lilleboe
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<![CDATA[Volume 56 Number 4 April/May 2014 The Sugarbeet Grower Magazine]]>Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:00:50 GMThttp://www.sugarpub.com/past-issues/volume-56-number-4-aprilmay-2014-the-sugarbeet-grower-magazinePictureClick Image to Read Magazine
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Retirement Time for WSC’s Mathur . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4

Has been CEO of Western Sugar Co-op since 2002
Perry New WSC President/CEO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Formerly with Bunge in Europe
30 Years & Counting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Paul Horny, Saginaw Valley research farm manager
Mich. Sugarbeet Production Practices Survey . . . . . 14
Summary of grower adaptation of research findings

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Dateline: Washington . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Mexico petitions / biotechnology
30 Years Ago . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Excerpts from the April & May 1984 issues
Write Field . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
What’s with this Spring Ahead business?
Around the Industry . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Who, what & where it’s happening

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Another growing season gets underway - sure to be filled with both challenges and opportunities.
Photo: Don Lilleboe

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