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Offline wetland bee

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sugar prices going up
« on: December 30, 2009, 07:44:24 PM »
Lancaster county, Pa.  has candy makers . Evening news just interviewed one of the owners. He is expecting large increase in price. Jan / Feb
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Re: sugar prices going up
« Reply #1 on: December 30, 2009, 08:01:55 PM »
wait until they slap the candy tax on him.  guess we should all stock up on sugar?  did the interview say why?
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Re: sugar prices going up
« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2009, 08:53:00 PM »
High price for HFCS has increased the demand for cane sugar.  Soda makers are even using cane sugar instead of corn syrup in some cases.

http://www.flex-news-food.com/pages/16270/Corn/Sugar/Sweetener/higher-corn-syrup-prices-sugar-look-sweeter-dj.html
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