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[Asia] Zanu PF, China and Rhodesians: Who really is pimping Zimbabwe’s tobacco industry?

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
Nehanda Radio (zw)
added Apr 19, 2015 17:20
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[Zimbabwe] PHOTO GALLERY: Exquisite Portraits of African Farmers

Jackie Nickerson’s Terrain series aims to make that link. Her portraits of farm workers in Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, South Africa, and Kenya show the laborers ... Many of the now-resettled farms harvest tobacco, a crop that saw production sharply decli
Wired
added May 26, 2014 13:56
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] Mugabe threatens tobacco farming ban

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has threatened to ban tobacco production if the indiscriminate cutting down of trees by Zimbabwe's poorly resourced indigenous farmers continues. In his Independence Day speech weekend, Mugabe said tobacco growers were causing de
NewZimbabwe.com (uk)
added Apr 22, 2014 14:19
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[Africa] Zimbabwe opens tobacco-selling season for financial boost

Hundreds of farmers are waiting to sell their crop, but some express concern that they may struggle to access their money due to the country's cash shortages.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 22, 2017 16:52
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] E-auctions ready to go

Zimbabwe’s Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has said that it will be introducing e-auctions for the 2017 flue-cured tobacco marketing season, according to a story in The Herald. The TIMB said that the introduction was part of its efforts to c
Tobacco Reporter
added Jan 6, 2017 00:47
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] Tobacco seed sales decline 86 percent

Tobacco seed sales have declined by 86 percent, a development that could see a reduction of the crop next season, Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board latest statistics have shown.
Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added May 6, 2016 11:50
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] Tobacco worth $36,5 million sold: TIMB

AT least 14,5 million kg of tobacco valued at $36,5 million had been sold by Friday last week, from 7,3 million kg worth $16,3 million recorded during the same period last year.
Newsday (zw)
added Apr 20, 2016 15:31
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] Decentralisation pays off for tobacco farmers

The decentralisation of tobacco floors has benefited some contracted farmers who no longer worry about transport and accommodation costs when selling their crop
Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Apr 8, 2016 04:53
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[Zimbabwe] Tobacco Board To Shame Growers Who "Nest" Their Bales

it will place details of farmers who commit "nesting" on notice boards at auction floors here, including their pictures as a way of shaming them and discouraging others from the practice. Nesting tobacco means placing good quality tobacco on the top of th
EIN (European Internet Network) Professional Edition
added Feb 5, 2015 10:19
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Number Of Zimbabwe's Tobacco Growers Continue To Increase

At least 86,751 farmers in Zimbabwe have registered to grow tobacco during the 2014/15 season, up from 83,668 who had applied by the corresponding period in 2013, the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) says.
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Nov 12, 2014 11:39
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