Former cane farmers contribute to increased rice production

Rice farmers in Dreketi plant rice. Picture: FT FILE

CANE farmers who have switched to rice farming have contributed to the increased local production, says Fiji Rice Ltd north manager Ashrit Pratap. Mr Pratap has applauded efforts of the Agriculture Ministry in assisting rice farmers. “These are canefarmers in Rakiraki who have switched to rice farming and are now planting rice and they are […]

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