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How have our cane farmers fared this season?

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Despite the ups and downs of the world sugar scene, our local cane farmers are a backbone of local industry. There are many things outside the control of the farmers such as the world sugar price and the weather. With so much rain in the region since late December, how has it impacted on this seasons crop?

Paul Gregory is a local cane farmer, and despite now running a cane farm that was previously 5 separate farms, the size of the farm is just one aspect of making a living these days. Listen to what Paul Gregory had to say about the state of the industry and expectations of the 2019 crop here: