Kununurra: Sugar mill changes hands

The old sugar mill changed hands on Tuesday 15 July.

Ord sugar mill, now leased by a sandlewood company

The old Ord sugar mill

The Chinese Company that plans to develop the new Ord agricultural land plans to use it to process sweet sorghum.

This is to be made into a syrup used to produce a spirit called Baijiu.

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Thursday, July 17th, 2014 Business and finance, Kununurra Comments Off

Fitzroy Valley: Go Go to start cropping

Go Go Station will be planting crops for the first time.

It has taken a long time for the owners of the pastoral lease to gain the necessary “diversification permit” that allows them to grow sorghum.

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Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 Business and finance, Government 103 Comments
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