Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,500 headlines found
In the same period last year, 77 million kg of tobacco was sold, raising $220 million. Tobacco sales have increased by 29,74% to 100 million kg as compared to 77 million kg auctioned last year.
May 10, 2017 Newsday (zw)
added May 11, 2017 00:34
we also see substantial growth opportunities in new types of tobacco and nicotine alternatives, which we call Next Generation Products, and are making significant progress in the commercialisation and development of a range of products which offer co
Mar 16, 2017 British American Tobacco (BAT)
added May 10, 2017 04:26
At its peak, Rock River Manufacturing’s 15,000-square-foot plant produces 5,000 cigarettes a minute, or 1.1 billion per year...Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development corporation for the Winnebago Tribe.
May 9, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added May 9, 2017 21:25
Ndopu-Lubinda told New Era yesterday the Zambezi Communal Land Board has finalized the process of objections for the planned project but refused to share the recommendations they made. “We are done. We already sat with the objectors in March. We then de
May 9, 2017 The Southern Times (New Era Corp.) (na)
added May 9, 2017 21:16
Some tobacco farmers have moved from Tobacco Sales Floor to Boka (TFS) after the skirmishes in Harare on 4 March. The farmers who demonstrated against the golden leaf buyer and banks were later dispersed by anti- riot police.
May 9, 2017 Bulawayo24 (zw)
added May 9, 2017 21:02
Some dealers in Harare are taking advantage of desperate cash-hungry farmers, buying tobacco from them at low prices and later reselling the golden leaf at the tobacco floors at much higher prices.
May 7, 2017 Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added May 9, 2017 20:13
The Tobacco Industry Development Support Institute for Southern Africa has urged the local tobacco industry to convene a stakeholders’ indaba to look into challenges facing farmers and merchants, and to curb mistrust between the parties.
May 8, 2017 BH24 (zw)
added May 9, 2017 20:13
The 326 tobacco farmers in Klaten and Boyolali, Central Java, have decided not to plant any crops in 2017’s second planting season in April and May because of concerns that bad weather would cost them millions of rupiah.
May 8, 2017 Jakarta Post (id)
added May 9, 2017 13:49
Human Rights Watch published an open letter asking BAT shareholders to press the company to “strengthen its processes for identifying and addressing human rights risks in its global supply chain.” 
May 5, 2017 Medium
added May 5, 2017 12:45
Leaders from the Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC) challenged (BAT) during their Annual General Meeting (AGM) in London about their failure to be transparent and take concrete action despite numerous reports detailing human rights abuses on BAT cont
May 3, 2017 Medium
added May 5, 2017 04:33