crushing season

$15M worth of upgrades set to bolster 2021 crush

Premium Content $15M worth of upgrades set to bolster 2021 crush

Less than a week after this year’s crush wrapped up and workers are already...

Season high: Two sugar mills record best throughput

Premium Content Season high: Two sugar mills record best throughput

Dry weather allowed field conditions to improve considerably for harvesting...

’Never a dull moment’: Job offers for 27 tradies

Premium Content ’Never a dull moment’: Job offers for 27 tradies

Sweet opportunity available to Mackay region tradies as 2021 apprenticeships...

Grower leader positive about sugar industry’s future

Premium Content Grower leader positive about sugar industry’s future

IT HAS been a stop-start beginning with rain initially delaying operations

Mackay cane farmers prepare for crushing season

Premium Content Mackay cane farmers prepare for crushing season

A good crop is expected this year due to sufficient rainfall.

What's next for Proserpine Mill building after blaze

Premium Content What's next for Proserpine Mill building after blaze

The fire is not likely to affect the crushing season start date.

CRUSH: Train derailment cuts throughput at Plane Creek

Premium Content CRUSH: Train derailment cuts throughput at Plane Creek

Crush reports for Wilmar Sugar’s Plane Creek and Proserpine mills.

CRUSH REPORT: Storms disrupt cane harvesting

Premium Content CRUSH REPORT: Storms disrupt cane harvesting

Week 17 report for Wilmar’s Plane Creek mill

CRUSH: Dry conditions drop bin weights at Proserpine

Premium Content CRUSH: Dry conditions drop bin weights at Proserpine

Crush reports for Plane Creek and Proserpine mills

REVEALED: Wilmar's mill performance so far

Premium Content REVEALED: Wilmar's mill performance so far

Wilmar nears halfway mark for 2019 crushing season

Crush report: Plane Creek Mill recovers from rain

Premium Content Crush report: Plane Creek Mill recovers from rain

Bin weights were reduced as a result of wet ground conditions.

Steady start to sugar crushing season

Premium Content Steady start to sugar crushing season

Mackay Sugar week three crush update.

Mackay Sugar investigating car and cane bin collision

Mackay Sugar investigating car and cane bin collision

Young family collide with cane bins at crossing

"Significant failures" force mill to close for two days

"Significant failures" force mill to close for two days

Miller to replace Primary Juice Tank after significant failures

Proserpine the last mill to begin crushing

Proserpine the last mill to begin crushing

Last of the Mackay region sugar mills fires up

17-week crushing season in Proserpine

17-week crushing season in Proserpine

Wilmar and growers decide on a July start date for crushing

Debbie ravaged roads won't be fixed before crushing starts

Debbie ravaged roads won't be fixed before crushing starts

Disaster relief funding won't be approved before 2017 crush begins

Terry's sweet return to a crushing passion

Terry's sweet return to a crushing passion

Cane sugar stalwart returns for final season

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