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Michigan Sugar Company begins 2020-2021 sugarbeet slicing campaign

By |2020-08-11T21:27:05+00:00August 11th, 2020|Featured Story, Front Page, Top Story|

Caro and Croswell factories to start Aug. 12; Bay City and Sebewaing factories Aug. 17 BAY CITY – Michigan Sugar Company begins its 2020-2021 sugarbeet harvest on Tuesday, Aug. 11, with beets being received at the company’s factories in Caro and Croswell, both of which are set to begin slicing [...]

Shaelynn Lavrack of Montrose crowned 2020 Michigan Sugar Queen

By |2020-08-11T21:28:03+00:00June 20th, 2020|Featured Story, Front Page|

Haley Bell of Bay City, Alayna Celestini of Macomb  crowned Queen’s Court Attendants BAY CITY, MICHIGAN – Shaelynn Lavrack of Montrose was crowned the 2020 Michigan Sugar Queen during a private ceremony held Friday, June 19, at Michigan Sugar Company’s headquarters at Uptown Bay City. The private ceremony took place [...]

Michigan Sugar welcome sign features old piece of farm equipment with a side of history

By |2020-06-11T14:25:28+00:00June 10th, 2020|Featured Story, Front Page|

Brinkman family delivered first load of sugarbeets to Caro factory in 1899 By Rob Clark, Director of Communications and Community Relations Michigan Sugar Company CARO, MICHIGAN – Outside Michigan Sugar Company’s agriculture office in the small community of Caro, Michigan – just a stone’s throw from the oldest sugarbeet processing [...]

Michigan Sugar announces results from 2019-2020 sugarbeet slicing campaign

By |2020-04-27T13:12:24+00:00April 27th, 2020|Featured Story, Front Page|

Local cooperative sliced 4.1 million tons of beets, produced more than 1 billion pounds of sugar BAY CITY, MICHIGAN – Michigan Sugar Company this month wrapped up its 2019-2020 sugarbeet slicing campaign at its factories in Bay City, Caro, Croswell and Sebewaing. This year’s campaign started in early September and [...]

Michigan Sugar Company distributes restaurant gift cards to employees

By |2020-04-23T12:19:41+00:00April 3rd, 2020|Featured Story, Front Page|

More than 2,600 gift cards handed out to thank workers, boost local economies BAY CITY – Michigan Sugar Company this week distributed more than 2,600 restaurant gift cards to its employees as a way to say “thank-you” and provide a much-needed boost to local businesses. Each of the company’s approximately [...]

Michigan Sugar Company launches podcast called ‘Grounded’

By |2020-04-23T12:25:47+00:00September 4th, 2019|Featured Story, Front Page|

First episode features interview with former company President Ernest Flegenheimer BAY CITY – In an effort to enhance communications with its grower-owners and employees and to expand its storytelling platform with the public, Michigan Sugar Company this week launched its first podcast. Titled “Grounded,” the podcast is hosted by Jim [...]

Michigan Sugar Co., Saginaw Spirit team up on Sweet Shot of the Game

By |2019-09-04T16:53:58+00:00September 6th, 2018|Featured Story, Front Page|

Partnership to benefit Rescue Ministries of Mid-Michigan BAY CITY – Michigan Sugar Company is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Saginaw Spirit hockey team for the 2018-2019 season. As part of the partnership, Michigan Sugar will become the presenting sponsor of the “Sweet Shot of the Game” announced [...]

Michigan Sugar Company thanks Congressional leaders for helping defeat anti-sugar amendment

By |2019-09-04T18:59:37+00:00May 18th, 2018|Community, Featured Story|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, May 18, 2018 Contact: Rob Clark, Michigan Sugar Company, 989-686-0161 10 Michigan delegates of U.S. House of Representatives vote against amendment harmful to family farms BAY CITY – Ten Michigan lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, May 17, played a critical role in [...]