Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,755 headlines found
THE Tobacco Board of Zambia (TBZ) says lack of financial support among tobacco farmers is affecting their potential to grow the crop at full capacity. TBZ tobacco inspector – Southern Region Teddy Chirwa said most farmers are unable to grow the crop, whi
Aug 7, 2017 Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Aug 7, 2017 17:52
A six-men team, from the Zimbabwe Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) have visited all the tobacco traders currently operating in the country - the Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company Limited (TLTC), the Tanzania Tobacco Processors Limited (TTPL) in Mo
Sep 1, 2015 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Aug 31, 2015 20:47
Tobacco farmers who were stuck with huge stocks following the unexpected early closure of auction floors are smuggling the crop outside the country, it has been learnt. Traditionally, auction floors open in February and close in September, but for the f
Jul 27, 2014 Newsdzezimbabwe
added Jul 27, 2014 19:04
if the concern of ITGA and tobacco farmers is that the FCTC will take away farmers' livelihood . . . If the concern of WHO FCTC is to reduce the burden of tobacco use, and prevent the death of millions of users and make plans for better alternative to t
Jul 10, 2012 Africa News (nl)
added Jul 10, 2012 14:51
the more crops he find that were either destroyed or damaged during Sunday's storm. "It is pretty severe in places," said Bradley, who is director of the Edgecombe County Cooperative Extension Service.
Jul 4, 2012 InsuranceNewsNet.com
added Jul 9, 2012 19:44
TOBACCO sales have raked in $600 million for this season after the sale of over 200 million kg of the golden leaf, latest statistics have shown.
Sep 7, 2016 Newsday (zw)
added Sep 7, 2016 17:51
facing an uncertain future with tobacco growers recently rioting at auction floors due to low prices being offered for the “golden leaf” amid concerns about poor quality production. Zimbabwe’s agricultural sector has over the years been regarded as the ba
Apr 10, 2015 EIN (European Internet Network) Professional Edition
added Apr 10, 2015 16:37
MORE than 75,000 farmers have registered for the 2015 tobacco farming season, compared to 71,579 who had registered during the same period last year. Latest statistics from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) indicate Matabeleland region, whic
Oct 16, 2014 Chronicle (zw)
added Oct 16, 2014 03:06
Despite the anti-tobacco lobby being championed by the World Health Organization, Malawi government says tobacco will remain the country’s key and strategic crop for years to come.
Jun 29, 2013 MaraviPost.com (mw)
added Jun 29, 2013 14:50
Tobacco farmers from North Darfur, Sudan, have asked the Islamic Fiqh Academy to find them an alternative livelihood following its prohibition of tobacco sales, according to a Radio Dabanga report.
Oct 2, 2012 Tobacco Reporter
added Oct 8, 2012 03:54