Queensland cane crush fires up

Queensland’s 2023 sugarcane crush is officially underway, with harvesters roaring into life across the Atherton Tablelands near the end of May as growers, harvesting crews and mill workers start the race to get Queensland’s 30 million tonnes of cane cut and crushed by the end of November. Read more here. For Mackay Region, MSL Farleigh fires up 1 June, Tuesday 6 June will see first cane through the rollers at Wilmar Plane Creek and MSL Marian, starting on one train, then MSL Racecourse starts Thurday 8 June. Marian is expected to have two trains running by 14 June.

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