Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,689 headlines found
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
Oct 13, 2011 All-Africa.com
added Oct 16, 2011 00:00
The tobacco marketing season begins this Wednesday. We are anticipating a good season and in terms of the preparations we have gone round the auction floors to check their readiness to open this week. These floors have been in the business, so they are
Mar 12, 2017 Sunday Mail (zw)
added Mar 12, 2017 20:54
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
Zimbabwe’s tobacco output for 2014 could reach 185 million kilogrammes, 11 percent more than last year, an industry official said ahead of the start of the selling season next month. “The outlook is quite encouraging and we will easily surpass the 167 mil
Jan 30, 2014 Zimbabwe Mail (uk)
added Jan 30, 2014 12:45
The trek back to Orange County following the Civil War marked the beginning of Washington Duke's rise to prominence in the tobacco business. He gathered his family and returned to his virtually barren homeplace. Having been unable to make the proper paym
Oct 24, 2013 Duke Homestead
added Oct 24, 2013 03:23
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
The 2016 tobacco selling season officially opened on Wednesday with some farmers complaining about the new payment system in which farmers are expected to receive payment through banks instead of receiving cash at the auction floors.
Mar 30, 2016 Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Mar 30, 2016 21:17
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
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