Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,788 headlines found
THE tobacco sector will experience a shorter season as a result of climate change which has brought the rains late, the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has said.
Dec 30, 2015 Newsday (zw)
added Dec 30, 2015 23:10
Liberal Democratic Party lawmakers have compiled an outline for a bill detailing where people can and cannot smoke in public places...did not include any punitive clause in the outline out of fear of offending tobacco farmers, a key support group for the
Dec 29, 2015 Japan Times (jp)
added Dec 30, 2015 14:59
Tobacco growers have started reaping early irrigated crop, but the sector is expected to register a decline in volumes due to poor rains and erratic power supplies that affected irrigation activities. Most tobacco growers said the irrigated crop was in
Dec 29, 2015 Zimbabwe Daily
added Dec 29, 2015 23:18
turbulence to a level never been witnessed since the crop holiday was declared in 2000 to correct the demand-supply mismatch. Tobacco growers in the drought-prone Prakasam district have not seen any crisis since then as the Tobacco Board fixed realistic
Dec 29, 2015 The Hindu Online (in)
added Dec 29, 2015 17:46
The union between iBio and Fraunhofer focused on the development of vaccines using a process that infuses bacteria into nicotiana – a relative of the tobacco plant used to make cigarettes.
Dec 26, 2015 Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Dec 26, 2015 23:40
Tobacco farming has come under threat from incessant power cuts that have resulted in households and industries going for lengthy periods without electricity, a Tobacco Industry Marketing (TIMB) official has said.
Dec 24, 2015 Zimbabwe Independent (zw)
added Dec 25, 2015 01:43
Jon Huenemann, Vice President of US and International Corporate Affairs for Philip Morris International says the agreement is a disaster for tobacco, on several levels: “Unfortunately we had a situation where the Administration has tried to pursue a cour
Dec 23, 2015 SFNToday.com (Southern Farm Network)
added Dec 23, 2015 20:54
Tobacco farms are no place for children. Even though 16- and 17-year-olds may look fully grown, they are not adults. And they deserve protection.
Dec 21, 2015 CNN
added Dec 22, 2015 05:25
Tobacco production is tough on soil because substantial and frequent tillage is typically used. This activity destroys soil structure and predis- poses it to the potential of erosion. Tobacco is planted at a low population resulting in very little root ma
Dec 21, 2015 Owensboro (KY) Messenger Inquirer
added Dec 21, 2015 14:59
parliamentarians have approved the amendments to the Law on Tobacco & Tobacco Products. The amendments imply a ban on sale of cigarettes containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and materials created on the basis of modern biotechnological method
Dec 18, 2015 Azerbaijan Business Center (az)
added Dec 18, 2015 21:18