The 2016 Louisiana sugarcane season has ended with a record set for the amount of sugar obtained per ton of cane.
"Tonnage was really light, but we blew the roof off sugar recovery,” said LSU AgCenter sugarcane specialist Kenneth Gravois.
The average sugar recovery set a record at 246 pounds of sugar per ton of cane. The previous record was 232 pounds, he said. Writer Bruce Schultz of the LSU AgCenter filed this report. READ THE STORY