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Pacific La Niña conditions bring atypical weather to Americas

By |December 14, 2021|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Weather|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Intensified upwelling in the equatorial Pacific is bringing unusually cold sea surface temperatures, part of the cold event known as La Niña. Although the [...]

California beverage tax only mostly dead

By |April 23, 2019|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Labeling, Sugar, Sweeteners|Tags: , , , , |

Last year, then-Governor Brown surprised many by signing into law a fast-moving, 12-year ban on local soda taxes. Reports suggest that Brown had made [...]

Updates on sugar & beverage taxes in North America

By |March 1, 2019|Categories: Market Trends, Sugar, Sweeteners|Tags: , , , , , |

In the U.S., Connecticut’s governor is backing a proposed sweetener beverage tax of 1.5 cents per ounce—part of a series of taxes on e-cigarettes [...]