Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,530 headlines found
Kroger’s CEO Rodney McMullen got started working on the family farm in Williamstown, Kentucky. “Every summer in my youth consisted of performing different tasks on the farm,” he says. He recalls being paid 6 cents for each stick of tobacco he cut. He st
Jun 24, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 24, 2017 18:19
MINISTER of Agriculture Dora Siliya says the country is likely to lose about US$100 million in export earnings due to the drastic reduction in tobacco production from 45 million kilogrammes in 2013 to 22 million kilogrammes in 2017.
Jun 23, 2017 Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Jun 24, 2017 16:13
Zimbabwe has earned $470 million from the sale of 161 million kilogrammes of tobacco since the 2017 selling season opened on March 15 this year, statistics that the industry regulator released show.
Jun 22, 2017 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jun 22, 2017 14:13
22nd Century Partners with The University of Virginia to Utilize Industrial Hemp to Clean Up and Reclaim Polluted Lands
launched a project aimed at utilizing novel varieties of industrial hemp to clean up and reclaim abandoned mine lands and other polluted areas...In addition to removing contamination, hemp’s deep tap roots alter soil structure, aerate the soil, and add or
Jun 20, 2017 Business Wire
added Jun 20, 2017 18:10
Axis Biotec Announces the Construction of an Innovative Tobacco-Based Biopharmaceutical Expression and Pilot Manufacturing Facility in Brazil
Jun 20, 2017 Business Wire
added Jun 20, 2017 17:08
Coltabaco S.A.S., the country’s largest tobacco company, has spent $15 million on minimarkets and tobacco plantations that employ former guerrillas as well as members of the paramilitary death squads that were the rebels’ archenemies
Jun 20, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Jun 20, 2017 10:29
The Daily Mirror spoke to the CEO of Alcohol and Drug Information Center (ADIC) Pubudu Sumanasekera on the hazards of smoking and the use of tobacco and the myths and misconceptions involved with the tobacco industry.
Jun 20, 2017 Daily Mirror (lk)
added Jun 20, 2017 10:08
22ND Century is developing two very interesting new crop varieties. One is a line of tobacco that barely makes any nicotine....other new offering is a line of marijuana that doesn’t make THC. The goal in this case is to make it possible for people to real
Jun 19, 2017 Forbes
added Jun 19, 2017 20:30
To the people of North Carolina – In calendar year 2016, the Golden LEAF Foundation Board of Directors awarded over $105 million in grants, one of the most active years of grantsmaking in the Foundation’s history. The Foundation’s mission is to tran
Jun 19, 2017 Golden LEAF Foundation
added Jun 19, 2017 18:56
shade tobacco is down from 700-plus acres six years ago to less than 150 acres today, and experts fear we could be seeing the end of a century-old Connectiuct agricultural tradition.
Jun 17, 2017 Hartford (CT) Courant
added Jun 17, 2017 15:14