Farmer's Voice

News - 04/09/2014

Bulgarian Oriental Tobacco Gorwers to stage peaceful Protest

Plovdiv. Oriental tobacco growers from all over the world, including Bulgaria, will go out on a peaceful protest on October 16. Their demand is to preserve its livelihood.

News - 04/09/2014

Minister Vasil Grudev Opened the third International Forum of Oriental Tobacco Growers

"Maintaining a dialogue with all branch organizations is a priority for the heads of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food, and we are open for discussion on all subjects of interest to farmers". 

News - 16/07/2014

ITGA Africa Regional meeting 2014

Meetings of the Africa Region of the International Tobacco Growers Association (ITGA) took place from 30 June to 3 July 2014 in Harare, Zimbabwe. The meetings were hosted by the Zimbabwe Tobacco Association (ZTA) with sponsorship and support from various tobacco sector role-players.

News - 15/07/2014

TAMA supports ratification of anti-smoking treaty

Tobacco Association of Malawi (Tama) has said it supports the government's decision to ratify the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC)-an anti-smoking treaty-to protect the country's interests...  (The Nation 15/7)

News - 14/07/2014

Malawi considers ratifying the FCTC

Malawi is considering to ratify the World Health Organisation (WHO)-championed Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) for the country to better lobby against some measures in the convention championing worldwide anti-smoking...  (The Nation 14/7)

News - 14/07/2014

Zimbabwe: Tobacco Growers participate in sector regulation

THE International Tobacco Growers Association Africa (ITGA) Regional meeting called for the participation of tobacco growers in the formulation of regulations and policies that are threatening the production of tobacco around the world.  (The Daily Nation 14/7)

News - 07/07/2014

Tobacco Growers want protection in Global Market

Tobacco growers have called for the protection of the status of the crop's export in the international trading system, particularly in the context of the framework convention on tobacco control (FCTC)...  (The Nation 7/7)