A huge amount of sugar mills across India are relocating to mechanised sugarcane harvesting this year with Covid-19 probably to have an affect on the availability of sugarcane cutters. Prakash Naiknavare, Controlling Director, Countrywide Federation of Cooperative Sugar Factories explained to BusinessLine that mechanised harvesting will get a big force this 12 months.
“Mills are acquiring sugarcane harvesters in big numbers. Mills in Maharashtra have already put orders for about 200 harvesters and a identical craze is found in Karnataka and Gujarat in which mills are dependent on cane cutters. The will need for mechanised harvesting is remaining reviewed for