Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,567 headlines found
Zimbabwe has surpassed the 120 million kilogramme mark for flue-cured tobacco sales despite poor rains that affected production. Late rains, dry spells and floods affected production this season. This is the sixth time that the country has scored such
May 25, 2015 All-Africa.com
added May 26, 2015 08:30
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
TANZANIA is contemplating selling its Tobacco produce to China but cautioned producers over a likely price drop of the traditional crop which constitutes 40 percent of the total export earnings.
Sep 7, 2016 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Sep 7, 2016 17:53
Philip Morris International Inc. announced Wednesday that it is partnering with two U.S. tobacco leaf suppliers to buy its tobacco rather than working directly with farmers.
Nov 5, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 6, 2014 10:38
quick sale, higher quality and government subsidies are behind the successful 2012-2013 tobacco harvest.
Feb 14, 2013 Southeast European Times
added Feb 17, 2013 23:46
TENSION was high at various tobacco auction floors in Harare last week where angry growers said they were being cheated by unscrupulous buyers.
Mar 17, 2014 Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added Mar 18, 2014 01:12
THE 2014 tobacco marketing season opened on Wednesday with the with the first bale selling at US$4,85 dollars per kilogramme, 35 cents more than the US$4,50 dollars offered last year. The price had started at $6,75 before going down to $4,85 dollars afte
Feb 19, 2014 NewZimbabwe.com (uk)
added Feb 23, 2014 15:29
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
announced today that the Company has approved several new capital projects in Africa which will increase and enhance the Company's infrastructure in that region. Universal currently operates in six African nations. The largest of the new projects is in Mo
Oct 31, 2013 PR Newswire
added Nov 5, 2013 06:28
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 12, 2013 21:33