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Agriculture Dept. to encourage tobacco farmers to switch crops
The Hindu

Agriculture Dept. to encourage tobacco farmers to switch crops

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The department is working towards bringing down production and consumption of tobacco, without causing loss to farmers. — PHOTO: M.A. SRIRAM TOPICS Take up remunerative crops such as maize, cotton, and ... The Hindu, 1 month ago

'Do not include farmers in Land Grabbers Bill'

Karnataka Growers Federation President B S Jayaram has urged the State government to pass an amendment to Karnataka Land Grabbers' (Prevention) Bill, to keep farmers and growers out of the ambit of the Bill. Addressing a press meet here on Friday, the ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

Traditional Tobacco Auction System Fades Away

Tripp Foy's sing-song chant rang out like a sentimental oldie for die-hard farmers clinging to the old way of selling tobacco, as a small procession of buyers shadowed him down long rows of reddish-brown leaf piled in bales. Farmers who have ...
 AgWeb.com4 weeks ago In Kentucky, rat-a-tat auctioneer chants at tobacco warehouses becoming a dying art  Canadian Business Magazine1 month ago

Washington County Farmer Aiken Re-elected VP of Nation's Largest State Farm Bureau

- During their 93rd annual convention held at Franklin's Cool Springs Marriott, the Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation's delegates, representing agriculture and farmers across the state, not only debated policy proposals and passed resolutions to work ...
 Noodls1 month ago
Brantford Expositor

Tobacco board ready to re-assert itself as voice for growers

AYLMER- The board that has represented the province's tobacco farmers for the past six decades is ready to re-assert itself as a voice for growers, says its chair. Now that the Ontario government has taken over the board's licensing duties, the ...
 Brantford Expositor1 month ago

Tobacco Farmers Are Earning Their Daily Bread Growing Grain For Artisanal Bakers

It can be complicated to argue for the upside oftobacco, for obvious reasons: The infamous nightshade's main use leads to, among other things, death. But in North Carolina, certain tobacco farms are being associated with an entirely benign, even ...
 TakePart1 month ago

Virginia Tobacco Growers Weather Changes; Payments To Cease

Virginia tobacco farmers have lived through enormous marketing changes in the past 30 years, and more change is coming. About the only constant has been that tobacco is still an extremely valuable crop that's worth the time and effort to grow. As ...
 Citybizlist1 month ago

GRIMMINGER: Suing Colorado over marijuana risks exposing bigger problems

In 1619, the Virginia Assembly passed legislation to force every farmer in the state to grow a single crop. It was very useful for crafting clothing, rope and even sails. Hemp was a popular crop in the United States until many states began to ban it ...
 Individual.com1 day ago

Awoyokun: Lagos, Slave Trade and Founding Fathers (1)

MERCHANT sailor, businessman, farmer, pioneer industrialist, patriot, statesman, churchman, missionary and philanthropist, so begins Adeyemo Elebute in this fabulous new book, The Life of James Pinson Labulo Davies: A Colossus of Victorian Lagos ...
 The Guardian Nigeria1 month ago Awoyokun - Lagos, Slave Trade and Founding Fathers (I) [opinion]  Individual.com1 month ago Lagos, Slave Trade and the Founding Fathers  AllAfrica.com1 month ago

Sugar, tobacco stocks gain

Key benchmark indices regained some strength in early afternoon trade after paring gains from higher level to hit fresh intraday low in mid-morning trade. The barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex, was currently below the psychological 27,000 mark, ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago
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