Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,537 headlines found
Despite crying foul over getting less from their tobacco sales, most farmers seem to care less on how much to spend and spare on beer and short time relationship with commercial sex workers.
Apr 24, 2015 Malawi24 (mw)
added Apr 27, 2015 11:25
Ministry officials said it is believed that the growth of tobacco farms is due in part to the fact that some are selling their product to underground manufacturers. They said by registering each farm it will be easier to follow the leaf and the money.
Apr 23, 2015 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Apr 24, 2015 12:28
we should be using the breathing spell we now have to do the necessary research so that when tobacco goes we can still make money, both as farmers and as a country.
Apr 21, 2015 Zimbabwe Daily
added Apr 22, 2015 09:11
The bill from Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Rep. David Cicilline (D-R.I.) would amend the Fair Labor Standards Act to prohibit children under the age of 18 from coming into direct contact with tobacco plants or dried tobacco leaves.
Apr 16, 2015 The Hill
added Apr 21, 2015 16:05
Tobacco growers in North Carolina are moving forward with this year's crop even as the State Supreme Court decides how much of a stake they should have in a $340 million reserve held by a grower's co-op based in Raleigh.
Apr 21, 2015 Time Warner Cable (Spectrum) News
added Apr 21, 2015 10:52
North Carolina's highest court will take up how many current and former tobacco growers in the Southeast have a stake in the $340 million reserve held by a nonprofit cooperative established during an era of taxpayer subsidies killed a decade ago.
Apr 19, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 20, 2015 09:41
As different media publications try to figure out who to blame for this years poor tobacco season in Zimbabwe, the usual suspects have already been lined up...understanding how the tobacco industry actually operates; has still remained a mystery to the av
Apr 19, 2015 Nehanda Radio (zw)
added Apr 19, 2015 17:20
years after Zimbabwe's agriculture sector collapsed in the face of President Robert Mugabe's seizure of white-owned farms, its tobacco industry is again booming, with black farmers funded by private firms producing a near record crop.
Apr 16, 2015 Reuters
added Apr 18, 2015 15:46
Conversion of fertile paddy and jute lands into tobacco farming has to be halted immediately and expansion of tobacco acreage has to be stopped in the country, demanded discussants at a roundtable in the capital yesterday.
Apr 19, 2015 Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Apr 18, 2015 15:43
Mugabe...“We will grow for those who want to smoke it. You should listen to what your doctor says. But if you over smoke, don’t blame us,” he added, drawing raucous laughter from Zimbabwean and South African government ministers and reporters.
Apr 17, 2015 VENTURES AFRICA (ng)
added Apr 18, 2015 12:51