Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,737 headlines found
A cigar-wrapping tobacco auction floor has been set up in Zimbabwe’s Manicaland province where 14 farmers, mostly women, engaged in cultivating the lucrative burley tobacco, will utilize the facility for selling their produce.
Jun 7, 2016 Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Jun 9, 2016 16:28
TOBACCO export earnings have increased by over 150 percent to $322 million since the beginning of the year... Zimbabweâ€™s major consumer of the golden leaf, China, has since January spent $176.7 million importing 20.8 million kgs at an average price of $
Aug 26, 2015 Chronicle (zw)
added Aug 26, 2015 11:23
Tobacco earnings have reached over US$31million from 21.7 million kilogrammes in three weeks of sale at the country’s tobacco auction market.Tobacco Control Commission chief executive Bruce Munthali said Monday that this year’s earnings appeared a bit be
May 4, 2015 StarAfrica
added May 4, 2015 17:32
Having failed to reduce the demand for tobacco, the World Health Organisation is directing its attack at "the soft underbelly" of the industry - the growers, says Francois van der Merwe, chairman of the Africa region of the International Tobacco Growers'
Jul 25, 2012 BizCommunity.com (Retail Community of South Africa) (za)
added Jul 25, 2012 22:57
At least 86 751 farmers have registered to grow tobacco during the 2014/15 season, up from 83 668 that had applied by the corresponding period in 2013, the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has said. At least 40 359 of the farmers that want to
Nov 14, 2014 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Nov 14, 2014 08:56
SOUTH Africa has overtaken China as the biggest buyer of the country’s golden leaf as of last week, according to latest statistics from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB).
Aug 11, 2013 Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added Aug 11, 2013 22:58
[North Carolina] The 2013 Reynolds American, Inc. Annual Shareholders Meeting: orders, points of order, “out of order” and ordered out!
Dr. Sharon Brown, a grandmother and a shareholder from Pennsylvania, who was seated second from the aisle where the company’s sole microphone ... saw Dr. Brown fall to the floor after she attempted to get by the RAI employee. By the time Dr. Brown was ab
May 14, 2013 Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added May 19, 2013 13:37
These farmers have no hope without cultivating tobacco, or alternative crops. The situation is compounded by fluctuations in market demand. Now is not the time for the WHO to ban tobacco.
Jun 28, 2012 Jakarta Post (id)
added Jun 28, 2012 13:02
COUNCILLORS in Tabora District have expressed concern over adulteration of tobacco leaves by some farmers and vowed to enact a by-law to curb the malpractice. The councillors gave their concerns during a field tour at the Morogoro-based Tanzania Tobacco
Nov 12, 2014 All-Africa.com
added Nov 12, 2014 18:34
Attracted by the fame of Cuban tobacco, dozens of foreign visitors are touring Casa del Veguero in the municiplaity of Viñales, PInar del Rio, west of Cuba, where secrets of the tobacco cultivation are seen, from the best fields of the island.
Jul 2, 2014 Prensa Latina (cu)
added Jul 3, 2014 03:54