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Proserpine Mill’s sweet welcome to new apprentices

Premium Content Proserpine Mill’s sweet welcome to new apprentices

A 17-year-old apprentice says studying engineering in high school sparked an...

$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...

Proserpine Mill first to wrap up crush season

Premium Content Proserpine Mill first to wrap up crush season

Wilmar’s Proserpine Mill the first of eight to end season as totals fall short of...

Mill crushes 81,000 tonnes as end of harvest nears

Premium Content Mill crushes 81,000 tonnes as end of harvest nears

Despite rain interrupting harvesting, one sugar mill was able to crush 81,000...

Sugar mill crushes less than expected because of wet weather

Premium Content Sugar mill crushes less than expected because of wet weather

Wilmar Sugar’s Plane Creek Mill crushed less cane because of disruptions by rain...

Sugar mill passes one million tonne milestone

Premium Content Sugar mill passes one million tonne milestone

The mill has processed 84 per cent of the revised total crop of 1.22 million tonnes...

Good crush figures despite unscheduled mill stop

Premium Content Good crush figures despite unscheduled mill stop

‘Weather conditions remain favourable for harvesting with no rain forecast for the...

Good harvesting figures at region’s mills despite rain

Premium Content Good harvesting figures at region’s mills despite rain

Plane Creek Region processed close to 910,000 tonnes for the season despite rain...

Good crush figures at region’s mills despite stoppages

Premium Content Good crush figures at region’s mills despite stoppages

Timely reminder for safety around rail lines and level crossings during school...

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...

Wet weather delays crushing at Prossie and Plane Creek

Premium Content Wet weather delays crushing at Prossie and Plane Creek

There was also another unplanned stoppage on Thursday.

Crush begins as Proserpine braces for big season

Premium Content Crush begins as Proserpine braces for big season

The last of Wilmar’s mills started up today after one day’s delay.

Date revealed for installation of surveillance technology

Premium Content Date revealed for installation of surveillance technology

Motorists will have to think twice before pushing their luck in front of sugar...

Next steps for Proserpine Mill building destroyed by blaze

Premium Content Next steps for Proserpine Mill building destroyed by blaze

Tools, uniforms and other consumables were destroyed in a blaze

CRUSH: Update given on Prossie start date, total expected

Premium Content CRUSH: Update given on Prossie start date, total expected

Despite COVID-19, it’s business as usual for Proserpine Mill – with strict new...

New apprentices start at mill

Premium Content New apprentices start at mill

The Proserpine Mill has welcomed the next generation of tradies to its ranks with...

Investigators reveal what caused Proserpine Mill fire

Premium Content Investigators reveal what caused Proserpine Mill fire

The fire that broke out in the early hours of Friday morning was originally thought...

CRUSH UPDATE: 90% of cane processed at Plane Creek

Premium Content CRUSH UPDATE: 90% of cane processed at Plane Creek

Season weekly report for Wilmar’s Plane Creek and Proserpine mills

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: Major milestone reached at Plane Creek mill

Premium Content CRUSH: Major milestone reached at Plane Creek mill

About 80 per cent of the crop has now been crushed.

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