New penalty to assist farmers during mill breakdowns

Local Government Minister Parveen Kumar with Tui Tavua Ratu Nacanieli Uqeuqe, Tui Ba Ratu Filimoni Nale and FSC, chief executive Graham Clark at the Rarawai Mill in Ba. Picture: SUPPLIED

A NEW penalty to assist sugarcane farmers in the event of a mill breakdown was announced yesterday. A Government statement said cane farmers could now claim a penalty of $5 a ton of affected cane in an event of mill breakdown. While announcing the new penalty to aid affected farmers, Fiji Sugar Corporation (FSC) CEO […]

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