Good quality sugarcane

What is Good Quality Sugarcane?

Good quality sugarcane has following characteristics

  • Thick stem
  • More sucrose
  • Less water, glucose and pith

What are the factors affecting sugarcane quality?

Various factors affecting sugarcane quality are listed below.

  • Soil
  • Temperature
  • Rainfall
  • Planting time
  • Humidity
  • Insects, pests and diseases
  • Various operations performed in sugarcane crop