Irrigation must be a priority, says FSC

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

THE impact of climate change on the sugarcane sector means that the introduction and implementation of irrigation must be made a priority, says the Fiji Sugar Corporation. While farmers are urged to take every measure to minimise the loss of moisture because of the extremely dry weather, the only way to reduce the impact of […]

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