#saynotowilmar

Senator Barry O’Sullivan flagged the consideration of regulation or legislation to guarantee growers’ ownership rights to sugar. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lSZAmTd6fSs

Michelle Landry, MP for Capricornia, has accused Wilmar of acting like a schoolyard bully over its decision to break away from QSL. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kddTMpWzX4U&feature=youtu.be

George Christensen, MP for Dawson, encouraged cane growers to ‘vote with their feet’ and investigate supplying other mills. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=owy31sGNrW4&list=UU_opMg_Zj5SUCPP7LG2DT2A&feature=share

Ted Malone, MP for Mirani, called on Wilmar and growers to get together for ‘common-sense’ sugar marketing outcomes. You can read his speech on page 30 of this Hansard record of the Queensland Parliament. http://www.parliament.qld.gov.au/documents/Hansard/2014/2014_06_03_WEEKLY.pdf#xml=http://www.parliament.qld.gov.au/internetsearch/isysquery/a5323ec2-78c0-405c-9e81-e84ab226e4e3/1/hilite/

The following are articles that have appeared in canenews – the peak weekly newsletter for cane farmers in the Burdekin, on the Wilmar “NO CHOICE” proposal

canenews 13.06.2014
canenews 13.06.2014

 

canenews 06.06.2014
canenews 06.06.2014
canenews 30.05.2014
canenews 30.05.2014
canenews 23.05.2014
canenews 23.05.2014
canenews 09.05.2014
canenews 09.05.2014
canenews 02.05.2014
canenews 02.05.2014
canenews 17.04.2014
canenews 17.04.2014