Caribbean Producers experiments with replacing corn with sorghum

HILL RUN, St Catherine:THE CARIBBEAN Broilers Group is banking on the use of sorghum as a substitute for imported yellow corn, a major ingredient and high-cost factor in its line of Nutramix animal feeds manufactured at Newport Mills.

Agriculture Minister Roger Clarke on Thursday toured the experimental plot at the company’s Hill Run, St Catherine, property, where Corporate Affairs Manager Dr. Keith Amiel disclosed that the results were encouraging.