Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,499 headlines found
Queensland Health has thrown its support behind the RNA's decision to remove designated smoking areas inside the Bowen Hills showgrounds... There will be plenty of fresh air for funlovers at this year's Ekka after organisers banned smoking.
Jun 18, 2015 Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Jun 20, 2015 19:38
a leader in tobacco harm reduction, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Goodrich Tobacco Company, LLC, has been granted both a New York State Cigarette Stamping Agent license and a New York State Wholesale Cigarette Dealer license. With the
Jun 15, 2015 Business Wire
added Jun 16, 2015 06:52
harvesting of White Patta (WP) tobacco is in full swing across Swabi district, while tobacco companies and traders have begun preparations for the upcoming crop buying season with an aim to purchase 1.255 million kilogrammes crop this year.
Jun 12, 2015 DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Jun 15, 2015 12:46
Tobacco plants were engineered to produce ZMapp, a mixture of three antibodies designed to attach to the covering of the virus...Then China jumped in. The scarcity of ZMapp was “a spark, like lightning to me,” said Boyan Zhang, chief scientific officer a
Jun 12, 2015 New York Times
added Jun 12, 2015 00:17
tobacco remains a high cash crop in the region.... From smoking lounges to themed dinners and even social clubs, the cigar is no longer a luxury enjoyed by old men in smoking jackets. It is a lifestyle choice for the everyman. For Falcon, owner of the La
Jun 9, 2015 FlipSidePA
added Jun 11, 2015 16:35
Lawsuits has been filed against five tobacco farms in Kentucky by migrant workers claiming they were paid insufficient wages and forced to live in deplorable conditions despite being hired through the federal H-2A program.
Jun 10, 2015 Farm World
added Jun 11, 2015 10:49
A melodramatic and high-stakes case illuminating a complaint by the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. about Native American tribes’ alleged “rogue cigarette” manufacturing challenged a federal judge...contends USDA underestimated gross domestic volume of cigaret
Jun 9, 2015 McClatchy Newspapers
added Jun 9, 2015 19:46
[Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia] Tobacco-control policies in tobacco-growing States: where tobacco was king.
The environment has changed in the tobacco-growing states, following a fracture of the alliance between the tobacco companies and their former allies. To continue this progress, health advocates should educate the public and policymakers on the changing r
Jun 9, 2015 National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Jun 9, 2015 17:39
[Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia] GLANTZ: New paper, "Tobacco-control policies in tobacco-growing states: where tobacco was king," shows why progress is happening there
Amanda Fallin and I just published "Tobacco-control policies in tobacco-growing states: where tobacco was king" in Millbank Quarterly that explains why, after years of lagging the rest of the country, progress on tobacco control is now taking place there
Jun 9, 2015 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 9, 2015 17:37
Zimbabwe’s tobacco sector which had been on the resurgence, is currently facing a subdued 2015 auctioning season following reduced deliveries at the country’s three auction floors. The move would translate into reduced revenue flows for the country as th
Jun 9, 2015 The Citizen (za)
added Jun 9, 2015 16:57