Beet Review

Topical magazine providing insight into industry challenges, changes and new technology.

Founded in 1926, British Sugar Beet Review is the UK’s premier sugar beet publication produced for the UK Beet Sugar industry’s growers and advisers.

Access a vast range of technical information derived from the British Beet Research Organisation and British Sugar, as well as news and updates from people in the UK sugar beet industry.

May 2017

In October this year Production Quotas and export limits will be lifted, freeing us to grow and sell as much sugar as we choose.

January 2017

Destroying beet remnants and crown material on cleaner-loader spoil heaps and Maus loading sites is essential to reduce the threat from virus yellows and downy mildew

Autumn 2016

The advances in breeding and growing techniques have meant that sugar beet yields have increased at a time when other crops have, in the main, reached a so called 'yield ...

Summer 2016

Since the formation of Action on Sugar, a number of high profile media reports have pressurised the government to take action on obesity through the use of a tax on the s...

Spring 2016

At first glance not many would associate a muddy clamp of beet with the pristine pharmaceutical industry. However, many household soaps in fact contain Betaine; a compoun...

Winter 2015

Due to their sessile nature, plants are often helpless against the tide of pathogens and herbivores. Consequently, it is estimates that 20-40% of annual crop losses are a...

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