Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,771 headlines found
"The Ohio Tobacco Museum's goal is not to promote smoking or to promote chewing tobacco," said board secretary Michelle Arnold. "It's to promote the history of tobacco and the history of the residents of the Ripley, Aberdeen, Higginsport and Georgetown a
Apr 15, 2013 Georgetown (OH) News Democrat
added Apr 15, 2013 07:57
THE Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has recorded close to $200 million from sales of the golden leaf as more farmers continue to deliver their crop, it has emerged.
Apr 8, 2013 Newsday (zw)
added Apr 8, 2013 08:23
Official statistics compiled by the Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) have shown that Malawi’s tobacco revenue and volume at the national level have doubled in the second week of trading the leaf, reaching US$ 6.8 million (about K2.7 billion), way above
Mar 26, 2013 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:52
THE Tobacco Industry Marketing Board has opened a tobacco auction floor in Rusape to pave way for all contractors that sponsored tobacco farming in Manicaland to buy their golden leaf under one roof.
Mar 22, 2013 Manica Post (zw)
added Mar 22, 2013 13:07
Medicago, a Canadian pharmaceutical company, is testing a new idea: Coax tobacco plants into expressing the proteins to make vaccines. Last year Darpa challenged the firm to make 10 million doses in a month. Medicago succeeded, proving it can respond quic
Mar 18, 2013 Wired
added Mar 19, 2013 03:26
Philip Morris International along with its subsidiary Papastratos signed yesterday the agreement to purchase 50% of Greece΄s tobacco production over the next three years, according to an official announcement.
Feb 28, 2013 Greek Reporter
added Feb 28, 2013 13:40
THE Tobacco Industry Marketing Board will this season be operating a tobacco auction floor in Rusape that will be accessible to all contractors that sponsored tobacco farming under the contract farming system in Manicaland.
Feb 22, 2013 Manica Post (zw)
added Feb 26, 2013 11:20
Despite Malawi Government only allocating 20 percent of tobacco to be sold through the auction system, some farmers in Lilongwe say the system is better than contract farming.
Feb 20, 2013 Malawi Nation Online (mw)
added Feb 20, 2013 16:33
The Minister for Agriculture, Mr Tress Bucanayandi in meeting with some MPs was quoted to have said it was unnecessary ... if a law to control the activity is not put in place, the nation will continue to levy taxes just to treat a sick population rathe
Feb 13, 2013 Daily Monitor (ug)
added Feb 18, 2013 06:26
Activists are calling on buyers to buy tobacco from countries that do not practice child labour, infringe on women’s rights, cause deforestation or use harmful chemicals. But farmers argue that the requirements are a political move targeted at Zimbabwe’
Feb 18, 2013 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Feb 17, 2013 23:49