TC PALM: Letter: Area sugar producers are anything but eco-friendly

TC Palm: Written by June Downs. April 19, 2018.

I agree with the April 2 editorial on reassessing the subsidies to Big Sugar. I disagree with guest columnist Amy Perry when she says, "Sugar cane farmers are getting the job done with cutting edge technology.”

Black smoke billows up into the sky as farmers burn the fields prior to harvesting the cane fields surrounding Indiantown.

We who live in the vicinity are forced to breathe this daily until all the fields are harvested.

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