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Growing trend: Cane farmers cottoning on to new crop chance

Premium Content Growing trend: Cane farmers cottoning on to new crop chance

Why some growers are choosing an unlikely replacement

North Queensland sugarcane farmers brace for rough ride

North Queensland sugarcane farmers brace for rough ride

Predictions that the bad times will roll on into 2019

Crime gang’s dramatic arrest in cane field

Crime gang’s dramatic arrest in cane field

SUSPECTS who went on a crime spree have been dramatically arrested

Worker killed in Mackay Sugar cane train tragedy

Worker killed in Mackay Sugar cane train tragedy

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious accident

Spectacular cane fire - but it might be one of the last

Spectacular cane fire - but it might be one of the last

The sight of a cane fire is something Alan Otto has long enjoyed.

CRUSHING BLOW: 'Dreadful outcome' from cane crush

CRUSHING BLOW: 'Dreadful outcome' from cane crush

An estimated 600,000 tonnes will be crushed.

Canegrowers chair riles up as sugar tax hits headlines again

Canegrowers chair riles up as sugar tax hits headlines again

Sugar tax debate rages, much to the disappointment of Paul Schembri

OUR SAY: Cane fires signal rural strength

OUR SAY: Cane fires signal rural strength

Most locals probably take cane fires for granted.

Farmers going nuts for macadamias

Farmers going nuts for macadamias

Palmers Channel farmer makes transition from cane to macadamias.

Bidwill grower "bit bloody disappointed" rain hasn't hit yet

Bidwill grower "bit bloody disappointed" rain hasn't hit yet

Sugercane grower Allen Birt is hoping for 70mm at least.

Cane growers look to the sky as price drops

Cane growers look to the sky as price drops

Cane growers look to the sky as price drops

Breakdowns upset growers

Breakdowns upset growers

Breakdowns upset growers

Use of biosolids leaves bitter taste for Mackay Sugar

Use of biosolids leaves bitter taste for Mackay Sugar

Use of biosolids leaves bitter taste for Mackay Sugar

Mackay cane grower sour over Wilmar decision

Mackay cane grower sour over Wilmar decision

Plan Creek can grower isn't sure what his farm will be worth now

Proserpine Mill’s 2013 crushing season has ended

Proserpine Mill’s 2013 crushing season has ended

1.632m tonnes of cane was crushed for the season at Proserpine Mill

Improved sugar crush expected despite flood and drought

Improved sugar crush expected despite flood and drought

M'boro Sugar Factory aims to crush 600,000 tonnes this season

Union unhappy at prisoner cane clean-up proposal

Union unhappy at prisoner cane clean-up proposal

Concern over lobbying for prisoners to work on cane farms

Disciplining our children has become a creative challenge

Disciplining our children has become a creative challenge

Kids are getting away with bad behaviour as we struggle to punish