30 4WD tractors handed over to FSC

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama at the handover of the 4WD tractors today. Picture: FELIX CHAUDHARY

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama at the handover of the 4WD tractors today. Picture: FELIX CHAUDHARY

Update: 1:37PM PRIME Minister Voreqe Bainimarama handed over 30 Mahindra 4WD tractors and farming implements worth $2.8millon to the Fiji Sugar Corporation in Lautoka this morning.

The FSC will make the tractors available to the 38 cane growing sectors across the country at a nominal fee, which has to be made public.

Growers have welcomed the move saying this investment will help reduce costs for them.

More on this story in tomorrow’s edition of tomorrow’s edition of The Fiji Times.