National Geographic : 1941 Jan
Windmills Driving Cane Crushers Make Barbados Plantations Look Like Holland Trade winds furnish cheap power for the sugar industry, main source of income for the island. Some plants have modern machinery (page 40), but many cling tothe more artistic equipment. The stacks are cane refuse called "bagasse." Part is used for fuel, the remainder scattered over the fields tofertilize the soil.