Latest Tobacco Price Support Program Stories
By Ken Lauterstein firstname.lastname@example.org 703-723-3973 The International Tobacco Growers Association describes tobacco as "the world's most widely cultivated non-food crop." While the total amount of tobacco farmed in Virginia continues to decrease (25,000 acres in 2005), it still is ranked No. 1 for cash receipts for a Virginia crop ($89,523,000). The tobacco harvest is decreasing in Virginia partly because of health concerns and because manufacturers (cigarette companies) are importing...
- The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
- Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.