Vega Seeks Intervention on Molasses Issue

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Updated: July 29, 2016

As we reported, cane farmers staged their second protest for this week in Tower Hill in the Orange Walk District.  The farmers are upset that they have incurred financial loss after a batch of molasses went bad at the BSI Factory. Minister of Agriculture, Gaspar Vega was asked to weigh in on the issue. He said his ministry is looking for clarity in the situation.

Vega said the process of identifying an expert to determine what transpired has already begun.