MSIRI Mauritius

Sugar Industry: MSIRI Redefines Mission 59-Years After Creation

A new action plan to oscillate around four areas of action defined by the Research and Development Committee MSIRI. Professor Dhanjay Jhurry (right photo) chaired this committee in the context of the reform of the mother industry.

06 Oct 2012,

Faugoo targets self sufficiency in potatoes

In order to promote potatoes, a campaign for the versatile vegetable was launched on April 21 at La Brasserie in the presence of the minister of Agro-Industry Satish Faugoo. The campaign primarily intends to enable Mauritius to become self-sufficient when it comes to this commodity that is greatly appreciated and consumed in large numbers by [...]

22 Apr 2011, The Independent Daily

MSIRI publishes report on sugar industry

The sugarcane plantations on the island registered an average of 304 millimetres or 118 per cent of rains during January. According to a study of the Mauritius Sugar Industry Research Institute (MSIRI) Crop Report released in January, the rainfall has proved to be encouraging for the agricultural sector.

12 Feb 2011, The Independent Daily