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Smoking has long-term negative effects on health

There is no safe way to smoke. Replacing your cigarette with a cigar, pipe, e-cigarette or a hookah will not help you avoid the health risks.
By Cimas Jun. 2, 2023

Test water before planting tobacco seedlings: TRB

Chinamo said to ensure water was suitable for successful seedling production, the first step for every grower is to have their water tested at a reputable laboratory.
By Harriet Chikandiwa May. 31, 2023

We’re debt-trapped, lament tobacco farmers

"We are at the mercy of these companies,” Mtombeni said.
By Mthandazo Nyoni May. 28, 2023

BAT volumes decline

The firm also noted that value added tax increased to 15% from 14,5%.
By Tatira Zwinoira May. 19, 2023

Tobacco sales rake in US$574m

Contract sales made up US$531,5 million of the total, while the auction brought in US$42,9 million. The cost per kilogramme was US$3.
By Freeman Makopa May. 18, 2023

Armed robbers steal 36 tobacco bales

The suspects, armed with a rifle, allegedly tied security guards at Kudenga Farm and made off with the loot.
By Jairos Saunyama May. 15, 2023

RBZ puts tobacco cartels on the radar

Sources said the scams involved senior officials at regulator Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB), which this week turned down a request for comment.
By Tinashe Makichi May. 12, 2023

Tobacco growers urged to destroy stalks

In a communique to tobacco growers, TRB plant health services director Cleopas Chinheya said farmers should remove tobacco stalks to break the life cycles of pests.
By Harriet Chikandiwa May. 12, 2023

Tobacco sales rake in US$258m

Tobacco is one of Zimbabwe’s foreign currency earners. It contributed about US$782 million in the 2020 farming season, according to the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board.
By Freeman Makopa May. 1, 2023