CANEGROWERS launches course for cane farm profitability

December 02, 2020

Industry peak organisation CANEGROWERS is encouraging sugarcane growers to register for a TAFE Queensland course aimed at improving farm...

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Mill decision heralds changes for Maryborough

November 25, 2020

CANEGROWERS Maryborough says the announcement from MSF Sugar that it will stop operating the Maryborough Mill and instead arrange for contracted...

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Sugarcane's top two issues for the new Qld Government

November 02, 2020

While the Queensland State Election is over, the CANEGROWERS campaign continues for a policy environment in which the sugarcane industry and regional...

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LNP promise of new irrigation tariffs welcome

October 29, 2020

A commitment from the Liberal National Party to reduce electricity costs and establish a set of new agriculture-specific tariffs has been welcomed by...

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Water price is sweeter with election commitments

October 26, 2020

Sugarcane growers using water from state-owned irrigation schemes are set to be better off regardless of which party wins Saturday’s Queensland...

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Election puts grower interests in safe hands

October 21, 2020

CANEGROWERS says growers have a strong voice in an important role following the election of Babinda sugarcane grower and CANEGROWERS Cairns Region...

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Power price positive step but big issues remain

October 20, 2020

Sugarcane farmers’ group CANEGROWERS has welcomed as a win a new option to help Queensland irrigators manage high electricity costs but says...

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Senate Inquiry failure symbolic of wider reef regs problem

October 09, 2020

Peak sugarcane body, CANEGROWERS has said the failure of senators to reach a consensus on the veracity of the evidence base behind reef regulations is...

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Election plan to unleash sugarcane industry’s potential

October 06, 2020

CANEGROWERS has outlined an eight-point plan to the parties contesting the Queensland Election saying it will secure a sustainable, profitable and...

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Growers urged to back bid for sugar terminal board

September 28, 2020

All grower shareholders are being urged to use their vote this month to ensure their interests are represented by another sugarcane farmer on the...

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New model offers roadmap for farm advisory services

September 15, 2020

A project driven by a southern Queensland sugarcane growers’ organisation has developed a framework to guide the future of farm advisory...

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Focus on farmers is the right direction

September 02, 2020

CANEGROWERS has welcomed as a step in the right direction the Liberal National Party’s early State Election commitment to restore a balance...

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