November 10, 2015

Farmers receive low price for sugar cane

[caption id="attachment_18177" align="alignright" width="211"] Alfredo Ortega[/caption]
September 29, 2015

Drones to assist Caneros in Orange Walk

Yesterday, Inspection Robotica and Skynet a professional robotics services company and an aerial services company visited with several companies to introduce their new state of the [...]
September 25, 2015

Senator Hulse predicts smooth sugar crop opening

With the takeover of Belize Sugar Industries Limited (BSI) by American Sugar Refining, Inc. (ASR) and their moves toward making the Tower Hill factory at Orange [...]
September 7, 2015

IDB multi-million dollar grant to assist in sustainability of Sugar Industry

A release from the Bank issued today announced that a US$1.3M grant from the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) to finance a project that will support the [...]
August 16, 2015

Charges dropped in Belize Sugar Industries Limited cane field arson

Efrain Alpuche, a security guard for PUP standard bearer Ramon Cervantes Jr., and Saulito Vasquez were both charged with arson of sugar cane fields belonging to [...]
August 6, 2015

Sugar farmers are told to prepare for lower prices

Ezequiel Cansino, the Chairman of BSCFA, spoke to the media yesterday, saying that the only thing caneros can do is keep the quality of their cane [...]
August 3, 2015

Belize Cane Farmers are Certified by Fairtraide

Chair of the Committee of Management, Ezekiel Cansino says that while they see the non-compliances as minor, they have sent a resolution for corrective measures.
July 29, 2015

June economic statistics released

The Institute says the biggest influence was fuel prices which are much lower this year than last. The half-year inflation rate is negative 0.9%. Premium, regular [...]