Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,505 headlines found
it is my belief that Tanzania has no reason to continue and promote tobacco farming, rather our politicians must now change their mindset in persuading tobacco farmers to substitute tobacco farming for other crops. Health is source of wealth.
Jun 11, 2017 The Citizen (tz)
added Jun 11, 2017 13:37
took objection to the Centre’s decision to impose 5% GST on tobacco leaves and 28% on unmanufactured tobacco. Farmers from 12 auction platforms in the Southern Black Soil (SBS) and the Southern Light Soil (SLS) regions, at a meeting here, feared fall in
Jun 11, 2017 The Hindu Online (in)
added Jun 10, 2017 21:32
ARCHIVE: ‘‘Keep a low profile’’: pesticide residue, additives, and freon use in Australian tobacco manufacturing (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusions:Australian smokers are unable to make informed decisions about smoking because pesticide and additive disclosure remains voluntary. The Australian government should regulate tobacco to require full disclosure including information on the lik
Jun 10, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Jun 10, 2017 21:13
We have no more recent public data on pesticide residue in cigarettes sold in Australia. But all cigarette and hand-rolling tobacco sold in Australia is grown overseas, often in less developed nations where agricultural practices can be poorly regulated.
Jun 9, 2017 The Conversation (au)
added Jun 9, 2017 17:47
[Vietnam] Pipe dream! Shocking moment tourist collapses from a massive nicotine hit after she smokes ultra-strong 'wild tobacco' that locals use as PESTICIDE
A video of a tourist fainting after inhaling tobacco so strong that it is used as a pesticide has gone viral. The footage, taken in Vietnam, shows an unidentified female tourist sitting at the side of a road with a small group of men who had invited her
Jun 9, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 9, 2017 17:26
Jun 9, 2017 Chronicle (zw)
added Jun 9, 2017 15:34
farmers can pool resources and construct solar or wind power stations to power their tobacco barns.....as farmers conduct their business, they should not only think of maximising profits, but also think of preserving the environment for future generations
Jun 7, 2017 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jun 7, 2017 02:29
A TOTAL of 144,2 million kg of tobacco valued $415,7 million has been sold as of Wednesday last week, as deliveries to the country’s auction floors increase, latest statistics from the Tobacco Industry Marketing Board (TIMB) have shown.
Jun 6, 2017 Newsday (zw)
added Jun 16, 2017 21:48
Fisher, 67, of Whitakers, helped another farmer conceal the sales of hidden tobacco, and she also encouraged the farmer to lie to federal agents, according to federal prosecutors.
Jun 6, 2017 WNCN (Raleigh, NC)
added Jun 6, 2017 19:57
research collaboration with North Carolina State University has yielded several new Very Low Nicotine (VLN) tobacco varieties... “Because our new non-GMO varieties contain no foreign DNA, these proprietary varieties will open up huge new markets around th
Jun 6, 2017 Business Wire
added Jun 6, 2017 19:27