British Sugar

British Sugar appoints new agriculture director

British Sugar appoints new agriculture director

British Sugar is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Green as their new Agriculture Director. Green has a breadth...

February 28, 2022

New one-year sugar beet contract agreed for 2022

New one-year sugar beet contract agreed for 2022

National Farmers’ Union (NFU) Sugar and British Sugar have today (Wednesday, September 22) announced a new one-year sugar beet contract...

September 22, 2021

‘British Sugar package will do nothing to retain growers’ – NFU

‘British Sugar package will do nothing to retain growers’ – NFU

National Farmers’ Union (NFU) Sugar board chairman Michael Sly has responded to the launch of British Sugar’s ‘Beet Package Plus’....

February 18, 2021

‘Tariff-free sugar imports would distort the market’ – NFU Sugar

‘Tariff-free sugar imports would distort the market’ – NFU Sugar

NFU Sugar has urged the government to abandon its proposed tariff-free quota for raw cane sugar imports because of its...

October 8, 2020

‘Ground-breaking changes’ announced in the 2021 British Sugar contract

‘Ground-breaking changes’ announced in the 2021 British Sugar contract

New one-year and three-year sugar beet contracts from 2021 will include a “ground-breaking” new Virus Yellows assurance fund and an...

August 24, 2020

UK sugar beet growers to receive first ever market-linked bonus pay-outs

UK sugar beet growers to receive first ever market-linked bonus pay-outs

Sugar beet growers across the UK are set to receive a market-linked bonus later this year, after EU average sugar...

July 7, 2020

British Sugar and NFU Sugar announce 2019 sugar beet price

British Sugar and NFU Sugar announce 2019 sugar beet price

British sugar beet growers will benefit from a new contract free of deductions for crown tare. In a statement, British Sugar...

September 13, 2018