Sugar Beets

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Sugar beet research at the NWROC focuses on helping growers maximize yield while maintaining and improving the quality of sugar beet root. Our researchers collaborate with both growers and cooperatives to develop research projects that address the challenges faced in local sugar beet production. Trials are conducted onsite at our center and in the fields of cooperating growers.

The two major sugar beet research areas at the NWROC include: