Chapter 8. Cane Payment Systems

  1. Glyn James
  1. Martin Todd,
  2. Gareth Forber and
  3. Philip Digges

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470995358.ch8

Sugarcane, Second Edition

Sugarcane, Second Edition

How to Cite

Todd, M., Forber, G. and Digges, P. (2004) Cane Payment Systems, in Sugarcane, Second Edition (ed G. James), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470995358.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632054763

Online ISBN: 9780470995358



  • cane payment systems;
  • cane industries;
  • types of payment systems;
  • incentives to growers;
  • cooperative mills


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Different types of cane payment systems

  • Incentives to improve technical performance

  • Sampling and testing of cane

  • Payment systems

  • Incentives to expand production

  • Impact on incentives for different socioeconomic groups

  • Recent performance of cane payment systems

  • Conclusion