Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,791 headlines found
The Indonesian Tobaco Growers Association (APTI) and the National Coalition for Saving Kretek (Cigarettes), or KNPK, were preparing to file a judicial review against Government Regulation No. 109 of 2012 on the Control of Addictive Substances in the Form
Jan 17, 2013 Jakarta Globe (id)
added Jan 17, 2013 08:35
Boka Tobacco Floors says it is geared for this year’s selling season, which is likely to start next month. Last year, the marketing season started in February and ended in July. As of December 2012, over 60
Jan 4, 2013 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jan 7, 2013 07:18
The International Tobacco Growers’ Association (ITGA) has welcomed the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) decision to oppose the total ban of tobacco production without offeringsustainable alternative crops.
Dec 5, 2012 ZimDiaspora.com (blog) (uk)
added Dec 5, 2012 06:17
[Kentucky] Tobacco processor, seed producer among businesses wondering if hemp could boost bottom line
One possibility is industrial hemp, an outlawed cousin of marijuana that once was a staple of Kentucky agriculture. The long-dormant hemp crop with a multitude of uses could make a comeback if some prominent Kentucky politicians get their way.
Nov 22, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 23, 2012 15:03
Australia rejected the first request for a panel made by Honduras on Australia's measures concerning trademarks, geographical indications and other plain packaging requirements applicable to tobacco products and packaging.
Nov 20, 2012 4-traders.com (fr)
added Nov 20, 2012 22:02
Children are not, and will never be, our audience and we too were shocked to see the tragic situation of the six year old smoker whose mother said he had been smoking since an even younger age. We do not want children to smoke.
Nov 9, 2012 British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Nov 10, 2012 21:17
Upping the ante against the WHO-sponsored efforts to bring down tobacco farming in the world, International Tobacco Growers' Association (ITGA) chief executive Antonio Abrunhosa on Tuesday said such regulations would only bring hardships to farmers in th
Nov 7, 2012 Business Standard (in)
added Nov 7, 2012 13:26
The Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) says the production of tobacco in the country can reach up to 300 million kilogrammes in the next few years if the industry maintains the momentum that it has.Â
Oct 26, 2012 ZBC (zw)
added Oct 27, 2012 18:16
Tobacco growers and workers assailed government and non-government organizations and health advocates for accepting foreign grants . . . The foundation Recto was referring to in his speech is the Bloomberg Initiative
Oct 18, 2012 InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Oct 18, 2012 08:41
Asian farmers launched a campaign Tuesday opposing international tobacco treaty measures they say could devastate the livelihood of the region's 10 million tobacco growers. The International Tobacco Growers Association said the campaign by its Asia chapt
Sep 25, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 25, 2012 12:54