February 2017

Commented on a story 26th Feb 2017 12:32 PM

STRIKING a balance between making money and winning back the confidence of its growers will be the next hurdle for Mackay Sugar.

Mackay Sugar recommendations leave many shellshocked

"And if you live week to week on a massive salary, then lose your job or get too crook to work, the..."

Commented on a story 26th Feb 2017 9:21 AM

'She works her arse off in the local community. The people love her'

EXCLUSIVE: CFMEU mining boss reveals why he backs Miller

"And here we were led to believe that BA was the coal mine only this week. You just never know with..."

Commented on a story 25th Feb 2017 12:40 PM

Mackay Regional Council mayor Greg Williamson is one of five mayors invited to India

Mayors have been invited to India to meet Adani reps

"Adani's claims of plans for full automation from pit to port sticks in my craw. Adani and Wilmar are..."

Commented on a story 25th Feb 2017 12:40 PM

MOUNTING frustrations over a drawn-out sugar marketing dispute had Rod Hindle considering leaving his cane crop in the paddock or feeding it to the cows.

Marketing dispute draws 120 to yearly cane meeting

"The only way to remedy this impasse is to impose federally recognised and policed Code of Conduct. ..."

Commented on a story 25th Feb 2017 10:40 AM

Opinion: This is a shocking view for anyone to hold, let alone someone who describes themselves as a moderate Muslim leader

Christensen: Why we have every right to be angry

"Australian law comes first, no matter the religion and this is where some Muslims come unstuck, and so..."

Commented on a story 25th Feb 2017 10:30 AM

STRIKING a balance between making money and winning back the confidence of its growers will be the next hurdle for Mackay Sugar.

Mackay Sugar recommendations leave many shellshocked

"Additional Directors, drawing goodness knows how much extra from the miller's purse. Let's say they..."

Commented on a story 24th Feb 2017 11:17 AM

GROWERS should pay Mackay Sugar a levy of $3 per tonne of cane milled, a report by a capital raising firm has advised.

REVEALED: Asset sales, new levy may save Mackay Sugar

"That's interesting news. Again, it makes me wonder if Wilmar have made an offer or deal and if so, our..."

Commented on a story 24th Feb 2017 11:16 AM

Rail giant pulls out of North Queensland sugar run

Aurizon considers selling its Mackay sugar trains

"AP and the ALP at it again. Qld owns 51% of Aurizon and can put a stop to this madness, but wait and..."

Voted in a poll 24th Feb 2017 11:02 AM

Commented on a story 24th Feb 2017 9:57 AM

GROWERS should pay Mackay Sugar a levy of $3 per tonne of cane milled, a report by a capital raising firm has advised.

REVEALED: Asset sales, new levy may save Mackay Sugar

"Wilmar, who have already partnered with Adani. Google Adani Wilmar. I expect that they'll become..."

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