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Tobacco consumption, cultivation: Revenue...

Tobacco consumption, cultivation: Revenue...

Nation

Mon, May 13 2019

The cost of tobacco production is nearly Tk10,000 higher than that of any vegetable, but growing vegetables...

134,010 maunds of fuelwood burned in...

134,010 maunds of fuelwood burned in...

Chittagong

Sun, Sep 30 2018

New DoE report also finds 25-30% of all the industry’s fuelwood is used by these kilns

Bidi workers march against finance...

Bidi workers march against finance...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 17 2017

The finance minister has recently said that in two years, the Bidi industry will be shut down

Tobacco cultivation goes unchecked again...

Tobacco cultivation goes unchecked again...

Nation

Sat, Mar 4 2017

Farmers explained that they could find no alternative when companies approach them in times of need

Tobacco production in Kushtia on...

Tobacco production in Kushtia on...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 13 2016

Tobacco production in the district is on the rise in recent years, cutting the total amount of arable...

Farming for the future

Farming for the future

Poonam Khetrapal Singh

Tue, Nov 8 2016

Tobacco farmers need help finding alternative livelihoods as the world wakes up to tobacco’s harmful...