Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,765 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
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
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
An unusual, $500-million class-action lawsuit by tobacco farmers that accuses the federal and Ontario governments of turning a blind eye to contraband tobacco, seriously undermining the legal cigarette industry in the process, has hit a brick wall.
Aug 15, 2012 National Post (ca)
added Aug 16, 2012 11:59
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
Pakistan Tobacco Board (PTB) instead of helping tobacco farmers is promoting and supporting tobacco companies. Government did not seem to understand the importance of human factor as tobacco companies and PTB were exploiting tobacco growers.
Jul 22, 2012 Daily Times (pk)
added Jul 22, 2012 20:11
TIMB chief executive officer Andrew Matibiri told Business Chronicle last week that this yearâ€™s tobacco export volumes were lower than in 2013 due to a recent industrial action at Mashonaland Tobacco Company. â€œThis yearâ€™s tobacco export volumes we
Dec 29, 2014 Chronicle (zw)
added Dec 29, 2014 12:47
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