Growers set to drive sugar industry forward

October 12, 2021

The peak sugarcane growers’ group CANEGROWERS welcomes today’s announcement of funding as the Australian sugar industry works to develop a...

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Dam frustration compounded by drought

September 23, 2021

Two years on from the decision to lower the wall of the Paradise Dam, CANEGROWERS says a lack of direction for the future of the water storage is...

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Growers want plastics ban to boost local manufacturing

September 01, 2021

Queensland’s sugarcane growers have welcome today’s start of a ban on some single-use plastic items in the state. Representing the...

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Crushed: Sugar industry’s $1B hit from Indian subsidies revealed

July 15, 2021

     JOINT MEDIA RELEASE New analysis has calculated a $1 billion cost to the Queensland sugar industry from Indian Government...

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Positive outcome for sugarcane growers in FTA

June 16, 2021

Australia’s sugarcane growers have welcomed the opportunity to grow sugar exports to the United Kingdom under an in-principle trade deal between...

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Analysis opens door for discussions on cane farm rates

June 04, 2021

A new analysis of the way sugarcane farms have fared when Queensland councils set their rates will inform important conversations between CANEGROWERS...

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Grower leaders pause in Cairns ahead of busy harvest

May 25, 2021

Days from the start of the 2021 sugarcane harvest, CANEGROWERS grower leaders are feeling upbeat at an important meeting in Cairns. More than 80...

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Animation tackles sugarcane issues with reef politics

May 17, 2021

A sugarcane farmer dragging a ball and chain is the centrepiece of an animation explaining CANEGROWERS key issues with Queensland and Australian...

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Tariff tool to help manage farm electricity costs

May 04, 2021

A new tool developed by CANEGROWERS is helping sugarcane growers make informed decisions about electricity tariffs for the coming financial...

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Australia now second biggest raw sugar exporter

April 07, 2021

Queensland’s sugarcane growers are counting down to the start of 2021 harvest, buoyed by the news that Australia has jumped to second place in...

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Grant helps secure sugarcane farms and jobs

February 25, 2021

CANEGROWERS has welcomed the announcement of a Federal Government grant for a crucial piece of infrastructure to help Maryborough and Sunshine Coast...

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Review of unfair farm reporting welcome

February 17, 2021

The Queensland Government has responded to the significant issues raised by CANEGROWERS and initiated a review of the unfair process under which...

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