American Crystal Sugar Fined $350,000 for Air Pollution Violations

EAST GRAND FORKS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – American Crystal Sugar, operating a sugar beet processing plant in East Grand Forks, Minnesota, received a $350,000 fine from state regulators for air pollution violations. The plant, one of five operated by the cooperative in the Red River Valley, exceeded permissible levels of particulate matter and emitted high levels… Continue reading American Crystal Sugar Fined $350,000 for Air Pollution Violations

Harvesting Valley Sugar Beets Amid Muddy Conditions

GEORGETOWN, MN (trfnews.i234.me) Video by Matt Borgen of Georgetown, Minnesota showing an extremely muddy sugar beet harvest. you’re looking at an extreme sugar beet harvest in the mud video here shot by Matt Gorgon of Georgetown Minnesota just north of Morehead Mudd shoes on all their equipment as they make their way through a muddy… Continue reading Harvesting Valley Sugar Beets Amid Muddy Conditions