नवभारत टाइम्स – 24 January 2018: गन्ने का बकाया भुगतान करने की मांग को लेकर मंगलवार को किसानों और महिलाओं ने शामली शुगर मिल पर प्रदर्शन किया। किसानों के शुगर मिल पहुंचते ही मिल कर्मचारी कामकाज छोड़कर फरार हो गए।…

Financial Express – 24 January 2018: In the first part of this series (goo.gl/Fot1HW), I had mentioned the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP) has, for the last four years, continuously recommended creation of a fund for the welfare…

Business Standard – 21 January 2018: The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh is likely to invest almost Rs 20 billion to revive government sector sugar mills. While, the government has already approved revival package of Rs 7.15 billion for…

अमर उजाला – 23 January 2018: चीनी मिलों ने पेराई सत्र के प्रारंभ में गन्ना मूल्य भुगतान की जो रफ्तार दिखाई थी वह अब धीमी पड़ गई है। नतीजतन, बकाया भुगतान का आंकड़ा बढ़ने लगा है। अभी तक चालू पेराई…

The Hans India – 21 January 2018, Chittoor: Misappropriation of funds pertaining to the employees provident fund (EPF) to a tune of Rs.2.34 crore was noticed in Chittoor Cooperative Sugars. Based on a complaint lodged by the ousted employees of…

Financial Express – 23 January 2018: Around 5 crore Indian farmers and their family members grow sugarcane for 12-18 months on around 50 lakh hectares of land. A ratoon of 1-2 years, when farmers don’t have to put fresh seed,…

Business Standard – 20 January 2018: Sales rise 23.69% to Rs 272.80 crore Net profit of Dwarikesh Sugar Industries declined 49.13% to Rs 21.30 crore in the quarter ended December 2017 as against Rs 41.87 crore during the previous quarter…

Times of India – 20 January 2018: COIMBATORE: The Sugarcane Breeding Institute (SBI) will not be shutdown or merged with other institutions, Central government officials clarified in a letter to Coimbatore MP P Nagarajan. There were apprehensions among the scientists…

The Hindu – 20 January 2018: A few cane growers questioned the delay in payment of dues for the sugarcane supplied to the mills during the farmers’ grievance day meeting held on Friday. At the meeting chaired by Collector S.A….

fnbnews.com – 20 January 2018: The Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA), which procured the satellite images of cane area harvested and the remaining cane area unharvested in the fields across the country in the second week of January 2018, has…