2800-plus northern farmers recover transportation costs

Farmers in the North receive their cheque of $574,603.38 as transport subsidiary for cane farmers. Picture: LUKE RAWALAI

A TOTAL of 2866 farmers recovered part of their transportation costs from the 2017 harvest after receiving their cheque of $574,603.38 from the Labasa Cane Producers Association. Speaking at the cheque handover today, association executive officer Ravnil Raj said farmers were paid subsidiaries of a dollar a tonne of their total cane harvest last season. […]

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