beet sugar

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a sweet carbohydrate of either animal or vegetable origin; the two principal groups are the disaccharides and the monosaccharides.
beet sugar sucrose from sugar beets.
blood sugar
1. glucose occurring in the blood.
2. the amount of glucose in the blood.
cane sugar sucrose from sugar cane.
fruit sugar fructose.
invert sugar a mixture of equal amounts of dextrose and fructose, obtained by hydrolyzing sucrose; used in solution as a parenteral nutrient.

beet sug·ar

d-sucrose. See: sucrose.

beet sugar

sucrose from sugar beets.

beet sugar

Sucrose obtained from sugar beets.
See also: sugar
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By comparing the two tables, we see that the WTP for refined beet sugar is higher than that for raw cane sugar in all cases.
23) "The Tariff on Sugar: Claus Spreckels Tells about His Beet Sugar Business," New York Times, 10 Jan.
It is likely that a certain prepackaged or restaurant-served food may contain both cane and beet sugar.
Though half of America's sweet tooth Cravings--and a third of the world's--are satisfied by beet sugar, Schwartz says the industry is still considered a small one--a minor specialty crop.
The Ministry has also set the minimum price for corn at LE ‎250 per ardab, LE ‎280 per ardab as a minimum price for sugar cane (19 percent higher than last season), and LE ‎355 per ardab for beet sugar (25 percent higher), Beltone Financial cited the newspaper as reporting.
Hence, the reports blaming the present sugar crisis on the levy of excise duty on beet sugar in 1995 are without logic and merit.
For a business predominantly UK-based and focused on selling beet sugar products to the food and drink industry as well as sister company Silver Spoon, news that its UK quota would be cut by 165,000 tonnes and that the restructuring levy was going up from 126 [euro] per tonne to 173 [euro] could have been devastating.
Since a major share of soft drinks made in the United States are made with com syrup, beet sugar or some other sweetener, U.
An increased beet sugar crop and the euro's strength against the pound helped boost the British Sugar unit, which makes Silver Spoon sugar.
the sugar marketing-agency-in-common of Minn-Dak, American Crystal Sugar Corp and Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar and cane sugar companies--said NAFTA-related trade issues with Mexico present a major challenge for the domestic sugar industry.
In addition a range of organic sugars have been launched in the UK, and the company review of the European Union beet sugar regime is expected to be fully completed by March 2001.
So, with partial funding from the Beet Sugar Development Foundation and increased federal funding, the Fargo lab embarked on a renewed search for natural weapons against the sugarbeet root maggot.