Calls for more subsidies

WAINIVOCE, Tavua, farmer Rashid Ali says more Government subsidies would help struggling farmers in the sugarcane industry. The 38-year-old said there were a lot of issues farmers faced, the biggest in his area being labourers. “Harvesting is difficult because it is hard to find people to cut cane,” the father-of-three said. “We pay them about […]

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