Sugar Beet Blog
Strube UK’s Sugar Beet Blog is where you’ll find the latest sugar beet posts from Strube and a selection of sugar beet expert contributors. On the blog you can read about the sugar beet crop and farmers’ challenges and successes as the season progresses.
If you have any comments on any of our sugar beet blog posts, or if you’d like to submit a blog post of your own, then do please contact Richard.
18/07/17 - Posted by Richard PowellThe prospects for UK sugar beet remain bright…against all odds
As we enter a new, and uncertain era for the UK beet sugar industry, Robin Limb takes a look at the challenges and opportunities and argues that against the odds the prospects for UK sugar beet remain bright. Read more
21/07/16 - Posted by Richard PowellSugar beet seed prices: latest analysis
When it comes to choosing sugar beet seed in times where all input costs have to be carefully scrutinised, there is definitely some room for cost-effective decision making and savings on input costs. Take a look at our latest analysis on sugar beet seed pricing. Read more
20/07/16 - Posted by Richard PowellSugar Beet Growers: Brexit impact
What does the impact of the EU Referendum have on UK sugar beet growers? Robin Limb takes a view on life outside the EU, what prices and the global marketplace may look like and proposes that the UK Sugar Beet Industry is well placed to rise to the challenge. Read more
03/05/16 - Posted by Richard PowellSugar Beet: In, Out, Undecided?
Robin Limb, leading Sugar Beet commentator, suggests that its make your mind up time for Sugar Beet Growers. Coinciding with the UK electorate decision on EU membership, Robin takes a look at the decision facing sugar beet growers and asks are you In, Out or as of yet Undecided?… Read more
28/04/16 - Posted by Richard PowellSugar Tax: Soft drinks a soft target?
Following on from his insightful piece – The War on Sugar – Robin Limb, leading Sugar Beet consultant takes a closer look at the UK government’s plans to impose a tax on sugar-containing soft drinks and asks if it’s right, and what’s the impact on sugar beet growers? Read more