Zee Business – 18 September 2017: Sugar prices spurted by Rs 50 per quintal at the wholesale market in the national capital today following brisk buying by stockists and bulk consumers ahead of festive season coupled with halt in supplies…

Times of India – 18 September 2017, NAGPUR: Maharashtra’s second longest river, the Bhima, perhaps serves sugarcane plantations and sugar mills more than the human population of the state. Consider this: a staggering 273 dams have been built in the…

The Hindu – 18 September 2017: The South India Sugar Mills Association (SISMA) has urged the State Government to bail out sugar industries and extend ₹ 300 per tonne as subsidy to farmers. Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of…

Financial Express – 15 September 2017: José Orive, executive director at London-based International Sugar Organization (ISO), says the cane payment systems across nations present a rainbow of colours and India must pick up a system in which all the key…

Hindu Business Line – 15 September 2017:The Sugarcane Breeding Institute (SBI) is organising an international symposium – SucroSym 2017 – from September 18 to 21 in Coimbatore. The symposium is to commemorate the 100th year of release of Co 205,…

Hindu Business Line – 15 September 2017: Sugarcane crop in South and Central Maharashtra, the key growing regions, has suffered extensive damage due to pest attacks, and yields could dip by 10-15 per cent in the twin regions, causing extensive loss…

Business Standard – 15 September 2017: Sugar prices settled lower by Rs 30 per quintal at the wholesale market in the national capital today on slackened demand amid non stop supplies from mills. Marketmen said bloated ready stocks on consistent…

Financial Express – 15 September 2017: The impasse between the Maharashtra government and sugar millers on Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) for co-generation projects continues. Maharashtra cooperation minister Subhash Deshmukh has asked the sugar millers to seek fair rates for power…

दैनिक जागरण – 13 September 2017: बहराइच : महसी तहसील के किसानों ने गन्ना पर्यवेक्षक पर अनियमितता का आरोप लगाया है। इसकी शिकायत मुख्यमंत्री को भेजी गई है। किसानों का आरोप है कि क्षेत्रीय गन्ना क्रय केंद्र मंगलपुरवा के पर्यवेक्षक…

Livemint – 13 September 2017: Mumbai: The Maharashtra government is weighing a unique model to revive defunct cooperative sugar mills in the state, possibly by acquiring them and leasing them out to those who can turn them around. Maharashtra is…