Worker of Parry Sugars refinery dies in tyre explosion in Kakinada
Not to be mentioned, it is the third incident since August last year. As many as five workers lost lives in past two incidents.
Sugar rush! Parumala eyes a return to its ‘sweet’ old days
However, now both the district panchayat and grama panchayat have come forward to ensure all support to sugarcane farmers.
TN sugarcane farmers seek action against private mills for availing loans in their names
During the demonstration, they raised slogans demanding State Advised Price (SAP) for sugarcane and disbursal of arrears from private sugar mills to the tune of Rs 1,200 crore.
Added sugars in juices, sweets linked with higher risk of cardiovascular disease: Study
For each 5 per cent higher total energy from free sugars, the associated risk of total cardiovascular disease was seven per cent higher, according to the researchers.
Farmers experience bitter taste of a sweet crop
In Maharashtra, some farmers have alleged that a mill in Kolhapur fixed its scales due to which farmers were losing about 1.5 tonnes for every 21 tonnes weighed
Inoperative sugar mill in Mayiladuthurai pushes farmers to rely on mills in other districts
Sources said the sugarcane mill would resume operation in December this year. Around 300 hectares of milling sugarcane have been cultivated in the district.
Tamil Nadu farmers request increase in procurement prices of paddy, sugarcane
Responding to them, Minister for Agriculture MRK Pannerselvam replied that DMK will fulfil the promises in the remaining tenure of three years.
India exports 16.92 lakh tons of sugar till Jan 4 of 2022-23; over 59,000 tons to China
The sugar marketing year runs from October to September. The government has allowed export of 6 million tonnes till May of the 2022-23 marketing year.
Pongal comes early for farmers as sugarcane procurement gets underway down south
The officials procured 500 cane bundles, each containing 15 stalks, from Papanasam-resident S Krishnakanthan’s one-acre farmland.
Sugar mills should clear farmers' dues or face protest: BJP MP Varun Gandhi
Varun Gandhi also raised questions about the unemployment scenario in the country.
TNIE Impact: Mill owners heed farmers’ demand, send trucks to transport sugarcane
Sugarcane crushing for the year 2022-2023 commenced on December 22, 2022, at the Eraiyur Sugar Mill in Perambalur.
Farmers in Perambalur flag delay in transporting sugarcanes to mill
This has resulted in harvested sugarcane starting to wilt as the produce has been kept in the fields for over a day or two, farmers said.
Collectors responsible for sugarcane procurement
The distribution will strat on January 9. The state government allotted Rs 78.36 crore for procuring sugarcanes, fixing the procurement price at Rs 33 per piece.
Sugarcane farmers staged siege protest in Madurai
Speaking about the protest, Tamil Nadu Sugarcane farmers association State Deputy Secretary N Palanichamy, said,
TN govt includes one stalk of sugarcane in Pongal gift hamper
Meanwhile, the launch of Pongal gift distribution by the chief minister in Chennai has been postponed from January 2 to 9, said a government statement on Wednesday.
Workers shortage affects sugarcane harvest in Tamil Nadu
Despite the opening of two sugar mills in Dharmapuri, sugarcane farmers are unable to harvest on time due to the shortage of workers.
Will gherao CM Bommai’s home, warn sugarcane growers
The sugar and sugarcane development commissioner should take action, he said.
Will look into your demands: Centre to cane growers
Tomar assured the delegation of looking into their demands andtaking appropriate action, said Kuruburu Shantakumar, president, Karnataka State Sugarcane Growers Association.
Profit for mills, lean gain for Karnataka's cane growers
At the cost of cane growers’ hard work, the sugar industry has become lucrative in recent years.
21 sugar mills in Karnataka raided after plaints over cane weight
A senior officer said they will examine details collected during the raids, and based on that information, will seek an explanation from the factories.
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