Labour problems continue to plague sugar industry

Advisory councillor Kumar Singh raises his concerns during the Sugar Industry policy Consultation at Nawaicoba in Nadi yesterday. Picture: REINAL CHAND

CANE farmers of Nawaicoba in Nadi say labour issues continue to plague the sugar industry. During the National Sugar Industry Policy consultation yesterday, farmers with farms located on hilly terrains said in the last season, they faced a number of challenges to get cane cutters. According to farmers, it was difficult to source manual cutters and […]

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