No permission sought to convert prime cane land: Brown

Tim Brown (left) has a chat with farmer Sahib Ali at the National Sugar Policy consultation at FSC Navo sector in Nadi. Picture: BALJEET SINGH

NO permission was sought from the sugar industry stakeholders before prime cane land was converted into residential and industrial lots, says Sugar Industry Tribunal commissioner Tim Brown. He said a majority of the land converted was prime cane land which used to produce thousands of tonnes each year. “In this case, all the flats in┬áLovu┬áthat […]

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