‘Cane production continues to decline’

Canefarmers work on a sugarcane field in the West. NFP leader Professor Biman Prasad claims the sugar industry is struggling for survival. Picture: SUPPLIED

Canefarmers work on a sugarcane field in the West. Picture: SUPPLIED/FILE

DESPITE a $400 million injection into the sugar industry by Government over the past 13 years, cane production has continued to decline. This was the view expressed by Opposition parliamentarians yesterday during debate on a motion by the National Federation Party for the establishment of a bipartisan select committee on sugar. Social Democratic Liberal Party […]

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