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In The News

April 21, 2013

Long Pond looks ahead - Historic sugar factory set to soar

Faced with numerous challenges in the period immediately following their acquisition of the Long Pond Sugar Factory the owners, Everglades Farms Limited, have weathered the storm and are now looking for good times. Read more

March 13, 2013

Raw Jamaican sugar for Italian cupboards

Pan-Caribbean Sugar Company's raw product may soon end up on Italian supermarket shelves. The company has already secured a market for exporting raw sugar into Italy through an EU food agency. Read more

February 20, 2013

No more subsidy for cane hoist fees

Cane farmers are asking for continued financial support to offset some of the cost of transporting their cane to the factory, but the Ministry of Agriculture says the government cannot foot this bill. Read more

February 08, 2013

88 houses for sugar workers in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Clarendon Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller on Wednesday broke ground in Springfield, Clarendon, for the construction of 88 houses to accommodate 209 persons currently living in barracks. Read more

January 25, 2013

EU funds 200 new homes for sugar workers

MORE than 200 new houses are to be built with European Union (EU) funds for sugar workers living in dilapidated barracks in Golden Grove, St Thomas. Read more

August 07, 2012

$500-m sugar housing boost

DENBIGH, Clarendon Sugar workers and their families in Springfield, Clarendon are to benefit from improved housing and sporting facilities starting this financial year, Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller has announced. Read more

July 18, 2012

GOLDEN Grove Sugar Company aims to increase cane production by two-thirds by 2015. Read more

July 18, 2012

Seprod Group expects to raise its cane production by two-thirds within three years from its purchase of two sugar estates disclosed this week as part of its latest round of investments totalling more than half-billion dollars in the sugar operation. Read more