December 18, 2019

Why was Marcos Osorio dropped from sugar research institute?

It comes as the sugar season has been delayed due to lingering effects from the drought that enveloped much of the north this year.
August 21, 2019
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Cane price stays low despite record production

Belize Sugar Industries Limited (BSI) wrote to the leadership of the three cane farmers’ associations explaining that the Sugar Cane Production Committee (SCPC) approved certain relative [...]
July 16, 2019
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Sugar salutes another record-breaking season

As of 5:55 a.m. yesterday, the factory at Tower Hill received a record 1,317,226 tons of sugar cane, beating out the record set a few years [...]
June 3, 2019
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“Foreign sugar threatening Caribbean jobs,” says Sugar Association of the Caribbean

The SAC's board met in Belize at the end of May, to discuss issues affecting the industry; chief among these is that two-thirds of the sugar [...]
July 24, 2018

Final cane price estimate very low; cane farmers to receive second payment from BSI-ASR

By BBN Staff:  Today, the ASR Group issued a release informing cane farmers that on Wednesday, August 1, 2018, they will receive the second payment for the [...]
August 20, 2017

Three Belizeans alive after crashing into Mexican truck

According to police reports at about 7:00pm on Friday police visited an area between miles 89 and 90 on the Phillip Goldson Highway.
August 16, 2017

Fatal traffic accident on the Hummingbird Highway leaves one dead, several injured

By BBN Staff: According to reports, early this morning a Benny’s towhead delivery truck heading to PG overturned on the Hummingbird Highway.
August 14, 2017

Vehicle claims life of man on bicycle

By BBN Staff: A fatal road traffic accident in the Cayo District has claimed the life of one man.