A sustainable sugar industry helps support strong rural communities. This mission has become even more critical as the COVID-19 pandemic has gripped the nation. We’re proud to highlight just a small fraction of the ways that the Rio Grande Valley Sugar Growers give back.
Outside of work, I’m an outdoorsman. I love being outside. Being able to produce a crop, helping feed the world and making the environment a better place, it’s win-win.”
Jarad PlairSugarcane Grower
We do things sustainably. That’s what keeps us going generation to generation. If we weren’t sustainable, we wouldn’t be passing this farm down to the fifth generation or sixth generation.”