The South African Cane Growers’ Association
Is the national organisation representing South Africa’s approximately 23 866 independent sugar cane growers, who operate mainly on small family farms and annually produce on average 19.9 million tons of cane, farm in excess of 371 662 hectares under sugar cane and make a substantial contribution to the economy, mainly in rural areas.
The democratic nature of the of the South African Cane Growers’ Association’s representative structure provides opportunity for the election of any individual cane grower to the board of directors and officer bearer positions in the organisation.
The organisation’s specialist services ensures that all local grower structures and individual growers are supported in economic, industrial, technical and institutional matters.
In addition, The South African Cane Growers’ Association provides opportunity for growers to improve and enhance their technical, financial and leadership skills.