cane farmers

Minister assures solution at the earliest for Aaruran sugar mill issue

Minister for School Education, Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi, assured the Assembly that steps are being taken to protect the welfare of the sugarcane farmers of Thiru Aaruran Sugar Mill.

published on : 29th March 2023

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.

published on : 18th February 2023

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.

published on : 9th January 2023

Karnataka sugarcane farmers arrested before black flag protest at G20 venue

Members of state Sugarcane Growers forum stopped by police near the Hebbal flyover

published on : 14th December 2022

Sugarcane farmers taken into preventive custody in Bengaluru

Following the detaining of the protestors by the Upparpet police, farmers across the state blocked highways demanding their release.

published on : 27th November 2022

Bommai will give ‘sweet news’ to cane farmers: Shankar Patil Munenakoppa

We will give them sweet news soon,” he told reporters after a marathon meeting with Raitha Sangha members. 

published on : 16th October 2022

UP mills owe Rs 4,832 crore to cane farmers as on September 1

Minister of State for Food and Consumer Affairs Sadhvi Jyoti informed that Simbhaoli Sugars has paid Rs 263.60 crore, while an amount of Rs 238.09 crore is yet to be paid by them.

published on : 17th September 2022

Rain boosts paddy, sugarcane cultivation

Paddy and sugarcane farmers expect a bountiful  harvest, in the wake of abundant rainfall during the South West monsoon.

published on : 30th August 2022

Sugarcane farmers want crushing to begin early

Hence farmers urged the State government to undertake crushing by early November and requested the mills to take up the labour costs for the welfare of the farmers.

published on : 28th August 2022

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