Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,785 headlines found
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
They had given up land for the factory near Nanjangud
Jun 18, 2012 The Hindu Online (in)
added Jun 21, 2012 10:21
ROLAND Imperial Tobacco Company (RITCO) has urged Government to invest in tobacco production as it is a lucrative investment which can help transform the agriculture sector. RITCO chairperson Ephraim Mwenda said in Lusaka recently that due to the lucra
Dec 18, 2017 Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Dec 18, 2017 16:53
National and multinational companies have refused to begin buying tobacco until the commerce ministry and Pakistan Tobacco Board notify the start of the activity.
Jul 20, 2012 DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Jul 21, 2012 15:11
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
U.S. Congressman Mike McIntyre is pushing USDA to help tobacco farmers by urging it to make an adjustment to the tobacco federal crop insurance program so that claim amounts may better reflect market prices.
Sep 11, 2012 US House of Representatives
added Sep 12, 2012 03:18
Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said a landmark government regulation on tobacco control is being finalized and will be signed soon, local media reported on Thursday.
Aug 2, 2012 Global Times (cn)
added Aug 2, 2012 06:20
the tobacco farmers united in the National Coalition of Clove Cigarette Saviors and Tobacco Farmers Alliance (APTI) rallied outside the office of Ministry of Health on Tuesday.
Jul 3, 2012 zzOLD: ROL (Republika Online) (id)
added Jul 3, 2012 14:26
Farmers in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa are bracing for yet another attack on their livelihood but this time by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as Pakistan has signed a Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), squeezing the already thin field for tobacco
Jul 1, 2012 The News (pk)
added Jul 1, 2012 18:53
But it was less than a decade ago that farmers took on opium as their main cash crop, abandoning cheroot tobacco, which is used for cigars. Continue reading the main story 300 Miles INDIA CHINA The Golden Triangle VIETNAM Bang Laem MYANMAR LAOS Bay of B
Jan 4, 2015 New York Times
added Jan 3, 2015 22:28