• MILLing
    Cora-Texas Mill, White Castle, La. 
    Sugarcane can be planted by hand.
    Harvester chopping cane.
  • hauling
    Sugarcane is grown in 22 Louisiana parishes.
  • sugarcane
    A well-suited crop for south Louisiana's climate.
Louisiana produces 1.4 million tons of raw sugar. All of the raw sugar produced by Louisiana's 11 sugar mills would fill up half of the Louisiana Superdome.


Welcome to the American Sugar Cane League website. We are dedicated to supporting the Louisiana sugar industry through research, legislation, education and public relations.

We hope you will join us in celebrating the many benefits of the sugarcane plant as we work toward making life sweeter, naturally.

Cane Families Care

"Cane Families Care" is the theme of a new sugarcane industry initiative aimed at promoting driver safety within the agricultural sector and the motoring public, said Frankie Sotile, a sugarcane farmer from Ascension Parish. READ THE STORY

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