SCGF Committed for the Growers & Industry
25 Aug 2021
Agriculture continues to play significant role in Fiji’s economy and the recent Fiji Agriculture Census Report 2020 released by Ministry for Agriculture provides various impressive and fact finding figures such as: Majority (85.6%) are male and 14. ...
Stronger and bold budget: SCGF
21 Jul 2021
The continued support for the sugar industry in the 2021-22 National Budget is appreciated during this difficult time says the Sugarcane Growers Fund. Chief Executive, Raj Sharma says the guaranteed price of $85 for 2021 and this season has gone well ...
SCGF Staff Vaccinated; Encourages Others
13 Jul 2021
With 100 per cent of its staff vaccinated with the first jab of AstraZeneca vaccine, Sugar Cane Growers Fund (SCGF) is encouraging farmers to follow suit. SCGF chief executive officer With 100 per cent of its staff vaccinated with the first jab of As ...
SCGF provides fund to female cane farmers
10 Jun 2021
The Sugarcane Growers Fund is undertaking various reforms including strengthening its governance and policies to ensure growth. Minister for Sugar and Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama says as part of its IT plan the Fund is in the process of rollin ...
Six People Grateful To Be Employed Under Government Support
12 Apr 2021
The SCGF Loans Officer Administration, Rakesh Rohan said he was appreciative to the group for being dedicated to their work. Government’s ‘Stronger Together Job Support Scheme’ assistance has benefited six individuals in Lautoka to secure e ...
Special Loan To Farmers For Their Children’s Education
14 Jan 2021
As of yesterday (Monday), we have received 480 applications valued at $423,750: Fund’s chief executive officer The Sugar Cane Growers Fund is providing a special loan to all cane farmers in Fiji who need assistance for their children’s education. ...
Family Of Cyclone Casualty Receive $2000 From Micro Insurance Scheme
10 Jan 2021
$1.8 million The amount paid out by the Sugar Growers Fund on behalf of the farmers in the last three years Roop Lata whose husband died during Tropical Cyclone Yasa, has received $2000 under the Sugar Cane Growers Fund’s microinsurance scheme. The ...
SCGF Board Approves Reduction of Loan Interest Rate
06 Jan 2021
The Sugar Cane Growers Fund Board has reduced the interest rate for loan package from six to four percent for this year alone. SCGF Board Chief Executive, Raj Sharma says 265 loan applications valued at $239,000 have been approved as of yesterday.
165 Cane Farmers Assisted Under Loan Package
06 Jan 2021
Over 160 cane farmers in TC Yasa affected areas have been assisted through the Disaster Rehabilitation Loan Package offered by the Sugar Cane Growers Fund. Fund Chief Executive, Raj Sharma says the package was activated a few days after the category ...