Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,499 headlines found
Though I’m not a smoker, it’s hard to resist the urge to find out more about what are widely considered to be the best cigars in the world—and take a puff or two. So I find myself on a bus to Pinar del Río on the westernmost tip of the island. Encircled
Nov 5, 2014 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Nov 5, 2014 10:15
Some say no other crop offers so much money, others point to the hundreds of people who earn their livelihood on these farms. But with an official ban looming on the horizon, everyone agrees that it is time for Oman's tobacco farmers to look at other opt
Mar 26, 2014 Muscat Daily (om)
added Mar 26, 2014 14:29
The trek back to Orange County following the Civil War marked the beginning of Washington Duke's rise to prominence in the tobacco business. He gathered his family and returned to his virtually barren homeplace. Having been unable to make the proper paym
Oct 24, 2013 Duke Homestead
added Oct 24, 2013 03:23
ZIMBABWE’S tobacco farmers say they feel cheated after government banned cash payments at auction floors, days before the start of the 2016 selling season.
Apr 4, 2016 Newsday (zw)
added Apr 5, 2016 00:16
AT least four of the 20 Class “A” buyers that have been licensed to buy tobacco this year risk losing their licences as they have not yet started operating, four weeks after the season begun. Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board chief executive Dr Andrew
Mar 18, 2014 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Mar 18, 2014 15:54
THE Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has said that farmers should access funding in order to boost production levels for the country.
Sep 8, 2013 Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added Sep 8, 2013 16:49
A Chinese company, Midriver Enterprises (Pvt) Ltd is expected to contract nearly 80 000 farmers to produce tobacco during the 2013/14 season. The company will assist the growers with inputs and working capital to pay wages. The production manager, Mr Joha
Jul 5, 2013 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jul 7, 2013 21:10
Oman uses around 600 hectares of land to produce 500-600 tonnes of tobacco every year, but this may soon change with a comprehensive legislation on tobacco control that may be placed before the Cabinet for approval in about six months.
Jul 7, 2013 Muscat Daily (om)
added Jul 7, 2013 11:36
The association of southern Africa’s tobacco producers says anti-smoking measures as mulled by the World Health Organization would spell economic ruin for at least 15 African countries.
Oct 29, 2012 Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Oct 29, 2012 16:05
The Tanzania Tobacco Cooperative Apex Limited (TTCA) representing more than 100,000 tobacco farmers in the country has opposed World Health Organisation (WHO) plans on regulation of the crop's farming.
Sep 17, 2012 The Citizen (tz)
added Sep 18, 2012 00:35