How is sugar cane planted?

Answer Sugar cane is a plant that grows in tall stalks like bamboo. It is grown in warm, tropical areas with ample rainfall. Sugar cane is generally harvested between 10 and 12 months after it is planted.... Read More »

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Where are the sugar cane fields in Houston Tx and how do I contact the sugar cane sellers?

Don't think there's a sugar cane market here in the Houston area anymore. It used to be in the Sugar Land area years ago.

When making wine, can white sugar be substituted for cane sugar?

White sugar can be substituted for cane sugar in winemaking, although most experts agree that cane sugar is best. Light or brown sugar or honey can also be used. The amount and sweetness of the gra... Read More »

What is the difference between granulated sugar&pure sugar cane?

Granulated sugar is the "table sugar" normally used for cooking and serving. Sugar cane is the plant from which sugar is derived. There are benefits to each, although sugar cane is much less likely... Read More »

Why is cane sugar losing out to beet sugar?

On One Hand: Beet Sugar Is Easier to ProduceSince the 1990s, cane sugar production has fallen behind beet sugar production because beet plants are generally easier to produce. According to the San ... Read More »