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Federal aid ending Wisconsin tobacco farms roll with it

Jay Smithback, a fourth-generation tobacco farmer, looks over his harvest drying in the barn on his farm near Deerfield. A federal program aimed at easing growers off a price-support and quota Big News Network, 11 hours ago
Laboratory Equipment

Tobacco Farmers Brace for Tough Competition

Starting next month, America's remaining tobacco growers will be totally exposed to the laws of supply and demand. The last buyout checks, totaling about $916.5 million, go out in October to about 425,000 tobacco farmers and landowners. They're ...
 Laboratory Equipment6 days ago US tobacco growers brace for tougher competition  Sify6 days ago Tobacco growers brace for tougher competition; price supports end  San Francisco Chronicle6 days ago

Tobacco farmers hope for better returns this year

Comment · print · T T T+· T- THE HINDU Tobacco farmers are expected to reap rich dividends, thanks to a good crop this year. PHOTO: M.A. SRIRAM Over 100 million kg likely to be harvested Having grown tobacco crop of a superior ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

What about FCTC protocol, ask activists

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Even as farmers and the Tobacco Board are hoping to reap a rich dividend during the auctions, the anti-tobacco activists are crying foul over the continued patronage for tobacco crop instead of taking ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Emergency loans available to area farmers

By Sue Book, Sun Journal, New Bern, N.C. McClatchy-Tribune Information Services Sept. 18 --A federal natural disaster designation by the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture for farmers hit by Hurricane Arthur will allow Pamlico County farmers and those ...
 Insurance News Net5 days ago

Reducing Insurance Subsidies for Wealthy Farmers Could Save Hundreds of Millions Annually

Federal Information & News Dispatch, Inc. September 9, 2014 Elaine Joseph, Press Assistant 202-228-5358 (WASHINGTON, D.C.) - Reducing Crop Insurance subsidies for America's wealthy farmers could save hundreds of millions annually for taxpayers, ...
 Insurance News Net1 week ago
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GREENLIGHT: Can solar overcome a hostile government?

Imagine a government supporting embattled tobacco farmers by closing down Quit campaigns and banning alternatives and you're close to the Renewable Energy Target chaos. But will the sun shine on rooftop solar PV regardless? A startling statistic ...
 Ben Global1 month ago

Baby carrots: A lesson from tobacco

Have you seen the over-the-top ad for baby carrots? The one in which a gorgeous young woman fires baby carrots from a machine gun at a studly cool guy who is extreme snowmobiling in a shopping cart that is powered by a jet engine? Not yet? You will.
 Chicago Tribune2 weeks ago
Huffington Post UK

Tory MP's Wimbledon Jolly Paid For By Tobacco Company

A Tory MP received tickets to the Wimbledon Men's final worth £1,600 from a tobacco company. Conservative Mark Field watched Djokovic triumph over Federer while enjoying hospitality paid for by Imperial Tobacco. The donation to the MP for ...
 Huffington Post UK2 months ago Tory MP Mark Field Given Free Wimbledon Final Tickets By Imperial Tobacco  Huffington Post UK2 months ago

Ebola Tobacco Drug Joins Duckweed in Plant War on Disease

On a small plot of land incongruously tucked amid a Kentucky industrial park sit five weather-beaten greenhouses. At the site, tobacco plants contain one of the most promising hopes for developing an effective treatment for the deadly Ebola virus. ...
 BusinessWeek1 month ago Ebola tobacco drug joins in plant war on disease  Business Mirror1 month ago Nature Vs. Nature: Engineered Plants Help Beat Back Ebola  Yahoo! Finance1 month ago
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