Farmer's Voice

News - 15/12/2014

In India farmers of Andra Padresh and Karnataka celebrated ‘Tobacco Growers’ Day’ in Delhi

NEW DELHI: Tobacco farmers of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka on Tuesday sought government intervention in addressing their woes while holding 'Tobacco Growers' Day' in the national capital.


News - 14/12/2014

Director of STMA in China talks about tobacco Regulations

Speaking with Xuexi Daily, Ling Chengxing, director of China's State Tobacco Monopoly Association, said there are two strict regulations that the country's tobacco sector must comply with. 

News - 13/12/2014

Production in Zimbabwe to reach 222 millions Kgs in 2015

While presenting the 2015 budget recently, Zimbabwe's Finance Minister Cde Patrick Chinamasa said tobacco growers are expected to cultivate 222 million kg of leaf on 90,000 hectares of land in the 2015-16 season, up from 216 million kg in the recently concluded season.

News - 12/12/2014

New meeting of the National Bulgarian Association with the Ministry of Agriculture

The Bulgarian association of tobacco growers lead by its President, Mr Stvetan Filev, met, last December 4th, with the Ministry of Agriculture and Food (MAF)...

News - 11/12/2014

China: a market of new opportunities

With further price optimisation in cigarettes, economy products saw a further decline in share to the benefit of both mid-priced and premium products. 


News - 04/11/2014


On 29 October 2014, the Indonesia Tobacco Farmers Association (APTI) commemorated the World Tobacco Growers' Day in Pamekasan Madura, East Java. Around 2,500 tobacco farmers, representing most of the tobacco growing areas in Indonesia, gathered on this event.

News - 04/11/2014


Malawi tobacco growers led by the Tobacco Association of Malawi (TAMA) successfully conducted the 2014 World Tobacco Growers' Day commemorations on the 28th of October in the Northern part of the country at the Mzuzu Stadium