2018

2018 sugarcane harvest starts under clouds

June 01, 2018

Sugarcane harvesters and mills are firing up in two Queensland districts this week, kicking off the 2018 Queensland season. “This is our...

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Global Sugar Alliance raises alarm over subsidised sugar exports

May 09, 2018

Global Sugar Alliance raises alarm as subsidised sugar exports start to flood world market 9 May 2018 Meeting in New York today the Global Sugar...

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Sugar tax talk a dark spot as growers gear up for harvest

May 01, 2018

Sugar tax talk a dark spot as growers gear up for harvest Queensland’s sugarcane growers are ramping up preparations for the 2018 harvest,...

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Farmers blow whistle on government 47% power bill take

April 26, 2018

Farmers blow whistle on government 47% power bill take For every $100 Queenslanders pay in network charges on a household or business electricity...

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CANEGROWERS honors Harry Bonanno’s legacy

April 10, 2018

CANEGROWERS honors Harry Bonanno’s legacy The members of CANEGROWERS are this week mourning the death of former Chairman Harry Bonanno –...

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Grower group disappointed at illegal chemical claim

April 07, 2018

Grower group disappointed at illegal chemical claim Sugarcane growers’ organisation CANEGROWERS has expressed surprise and disappointment at an...

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Vegetation laws anger sugarcane growers

March 26, 2018

Vegetation laws anger sugarcane growers CANEGROWERS members will join farmers from other industries voicing their anger at State Government moves to...

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Vegetation amendments put brakes on sugarcane growth

March 22, 2018

Vegetation amendments put brakes on sugarcane growth   CANEGROWERS is warning the Queensland Government that it is risking the sugarcane...

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Cane growers assess Queensland flood impacts

March 15, 2018

Cane growers assess Queensland flood impacts Sugarcane farmers’ organisation CANEGROWERS says the 2018 crop has been hit hard by the flooding...

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March workshops to keep northern cane industry moving

March 01, 2018

March workshops to keep northern cane industry moving A series of CANEGROWERS workshops in March aims to keep large farm machinery moving through...

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QCA fails farmers with power price recommendation

February 28, 2018

QCA fails farmers with power price recommendation Queensland agriculture, a powerhouse of the state’s economy, has been snubbed in a draft...

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QCA urged to fix regional power price inequity

February 16, 2018

QCA urged to fix regional power price inequity With the annual review of regional electricity prices now underway, CANEGROWERS is urging the...

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