Tobacco export earnings up 13pc

6 months ago | September 4, 2017

Tobacco export earnings up 13pc

ZIMBABWE’s tobacco export earnings have risen 13 percent to $380,6 million from $334,8 million, but the average price ...

6 months ago | August 24, 2017

Tobacco exports rake in $1bn

Herald Reporters— Tobacco exports are expected to reach nearly $1 billion during the 2017 season, the tobacco industry has said.

7 months ago | July 13, 2017

RBZ seeks $500m facility

Tawanda Musarurwa and Kudakwashe Mhundwa The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) is seeking a $500 million facility to cover ...

All stages are important in tobacco production

Yvonne Mutava There is a 21 percent increase in the number of growers who sold their tobacco this marketing season ...

8 months ago | July 6, 2017

Tobacco earnings exceed $500m

Livingstone Marufu TOBACCO earnings have gone past $506 million from the 171,79 million kilogrammes that have been ...

Experiences of a young tobacco grower

Buhle Nkomo Correspondent The interest in farming by young Zimbabweans has steadily grown over the years. Many have seen ...

8 months ago | June 29, 2017

Govt urged to fund agric research

The Government is not funding agriculture research, a situation that is affecting acquisition of new knowledge on crops ...

Tianze: Helping hand for tobacco growers

Sydney Kawadza Senior Features Writer The Chinese must be a happy lot. Guided by one of their proverbs, it can be ...

8 months ago | June 22, 2017

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Save our farmers, probe GMB dealings

WHEN the tobacco marketing season opened in March, farmers were assured that everything was in order. There were even ...

Farming was the answer

Buhle Nkomo “Life in the diaspora was not rosy as I played cat and mouse with the police when my documents expired,” ...