NFP scrutinises growers’ earnings

Sugar cane farmer Arun Sharma speaks to the Sugar Industry stakeholders during a meeting with farmers at his home at Moto in Ba. Picture: REINAL CHAND

THE average sugarcane grower will earn $4795 this year based on Government’s minimum guaranteed price of $85 per tonne of cane, says National Federation Party leader Professor Biman Prasad. Prof Prasad said this figure was based on the Fiji Sugar Corporation statistics that showed that 8309 farmers – 70 per cent of the total 11,871 […]

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