Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,630 headlines found
The new tobacco control Act would ban cultivation of potato and tomato in the Maldives as cultivating any species of the tobacco family is prohibited under the Act.
Dec 24, 2012 Haveeru Daily (mv)
added Dec 24, 2012 17:18
This week, a European association of tobacco growers called UNITAB will be holding their 33rd Congress in Budapest, Hungary. This is one of several tobacco growers’ association events this year organised to attempt to undermine a lifesaving global public
Oct 18, 2012 Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 25, 2012 07:24
Vanuatu authorities have turned down a request by a Singapore-based tobacco company to manufacture in Vanuatu but the company is still looking for farmers to grow tobacco for export.
Oct 11, 2012 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Oct 11, 2012 06:15
A cigar-wrapping tobacco auction floor has been set up in Zimbabwe’s Manicaland province where 14 farmers, mostly women, engaged in cultivating the lucrative burley tobacco, will utilize the facility for selling their produce.
Jun 7, 2016 Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Jun 9, 2016 16:28
THE tobacco sector will experience a shorter season as a result of climate change which has brought the rains late, the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has said.
Dec 30, 2015 Newsday (zw)
added Dec 30, 2015 23:10
PA begins clamping down on farmers who package and sell hand-rolled cigarettes around the villages, accusing them of smuggling; some workers arrested
Jul 20, 2013 Ynetnews (il)
added Jul 20, 2013 14:05
TOBACCO maintained its outstanding performance among traditional crops, with its export revenues surging to 266 million US dollars (over 425bn/-) in the year ending March 2013.
Jun 12, 2013 All-Africa.com
added Jun 14, 2013 19:45
JTI now invests directly in tobacco cultivation and a plant which can trace its history back thousands of years
Dec 17, 2012 Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Dec 17, 2012 17:13
Former U.S. Rep. Charlie Rose, who used his seat on the House Agriculture Committee to help farmers and protect the tobacco crops that brought wealth to farmers in his North Carolina district, has died, his wife said Tuesday. Rose, 73, died of Parkinson’
Sep 5, 2012 Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Sep 5, 2012 16:02
The World Health Organisation has asked the government to reduce area under cultivation of tobacco through fresh measures under Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, but tobacco companies consider this measure as an attack on farmers in Khyber Pakhtunk
Jun 30, 2012 The Nation (pk)
added Jul 1, 2012 14:26