Posted: October 06, 2016
David Berg, retired President & Chief Executive Officer of American Crystal Sugar Company, has been named the “Sugar Man of the Year – 2016”. A veteran of nearly three decades in the sugar industry, Berg will be presented with the Dyer Memorial Award at a ceremony in New York in December.
Posted: July 14, 2016
Good news! American Crystal Sugar Company is very pleased by the action in Congress today, July 14, 2016, in which the House of Representatives passed legislation to implement a nationwide GMO labeling standard for foods containing GMO ingredients.
Posted: June 21, 2016
(WASHINGTON)—The U.S. Beet Sugar Association announced today that
Brian Baenig will join the association as Executive Vice President on July
25. Baenig, the former Chief of Staff to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, will be promoted to the role of President on January 1, 2017, following the retirement of longtime President James W. Johnson.
Posted: March 09, 2016
MOORHEAD, MINN. – March 9, 2016 – The Board of Directors of American Crystal Sugar Company has elected Tom Astrup to be President of the Company. He will assume his new responsibilities effective immediately.
Posted: December 09, 2015
Robert Green, St. Thomas, ND was re-elected chairman at American Crystal Sugar Company’s Board of Directors reorganization meeting following the cooperative’s annual meeting held on December 3, 2015.
Posted: November 16, 2015
MONTGOMERY, ILL. – American Crystal and United Sugars Corporation (USC) today announced the ground breaking on a new bulk sugar storage and transfer facility in Montgomery, Illinois, 45 miles west of Chicago. Built and financed by American Crystal Sugar Company in Moorhead, MN, the $40 million facility will be operated by USC, who will manage the sales and distribution to customers in the area.
Posted: June 16, 2014
On June 16, 2014, American Crystal Sugar Company presented the Drayton Park District with a gift totaling $110,000 for the development and expansion of the Park District’s campgrounds.
Posted: May 12, 2014
MOORHEAD, MINN. – May 12, 2014 – Lisa Borgen has been named Vice President – Administration at American Crystal Sugar Company. Borgen’s responsibilities in this position will include Human Resources, Public Relations and Information Technology. She will begin working at the Company on June 16, 2014.
Posted: May 09, 2014
WASHINGTON—American businesses and taxpayers have been harmed by the unfair trading practices of Mexico’s sugar industry, which has dumped subsidized sugar onto the U.S. market, according to a preliminary ruling today by the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC).
Posted: March 28, 2014
WASHINGTON—America’s sugar producers today asked the United States government to take corrective action against Mexico’s sugar industry for dumping subsidized sugar onto the U.S. market and inflicting harm on U.S. growers and taxpayers.