Sugarcane Farmers

Farmers try to lay seige to CM Bommai’s residence over cane advisory price

Several farmers on Monday staged an agitation demanding that the Union Government announce the State Advisory Price (SAP) for sugarcane.

published on : 12th July 2022

Mills pay pending dues, Villupuram’s cane farmers to have a ‘sweet’ Pongal

After several protests staged by the farmers in Villupuram and at the Sugar Commission in Chennai, the private mills paid off the farmers in December, said officials.

published on : 13th January 2022

Low yield, demand cane farmers face a sour Pongal

Sugarcane farmers have little to celebrate this Pongal festival as they are facing a setback in selling their yield due to stunt growth and diminishing demand.

published on : 11th January 2022

Farmers of Tamil Nadu's Tiruchy worried as no sugarcane procurement yet for Pongal hamper

He also pointed to how last year the procurement price was Rs 22 per sugarcane and cooperative officials procuring nearly 25,000 pieces.

published on : 3rd January 2022

‘Implement plan to revive sugar mills’

The BJP on Friday urged the State government to come to the rescue of the sugarcane farmers by reviving the sugarcane mills being run under the cooperative sector.

published on : 11th December 2021