Sweet news for sugarcane farmers with earnings set to rise

Sugarcane trucks

Trucks transport sugarcane to Kibos Sugar and Allied Company in Kisumu County in this picture taken on March 29, 2020.

Photo credit: Tonny Omondi | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Growers will now take home Sh4,040 per tonne from the current Sh3,700.
  • Millers face Sh500,000 if caught underpaying farmers.

Sugarcane farmers will from tomorrow earn more for their sweat after the Sugar Cane Pricing Committee increased the price of the raw material by eight percent.

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