Candy shop owner Rob Flesher says companies like his pay more for sugar thanks to government sugar supports.
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Americans consume a lot of sweets. Even discounting all the high fructose corn syrup you find in soft drinks, the average consumer takes in about 40 pounds of refined sugar in a year, according to the USDA.
Smoke from the Galena Fire hovers over Horsetooth Reservior. Friday's announcement will be made at Horsetooth and highlight partnerships that can reduce the risk of wildfires to Colorado's water supply.
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An announcement regarding “a federal, local and private partnership to reduce the risks of wildfire to Colorado’s water supply” is expected Friday in Fort Collins.
Wheat grows in a test field at Oregon State University in Corvallis. Some scientists believe that there's a chance that genetically modified wheat found in one farmer's field in May is still in the seed supply.
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