Daily Archives: April 11, 2011

Burley tobacco acreage may slump to record low

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - For the first time in a half century, Chapel Mastin won’t put out any burley tobacco plants on his northern burley tobaccoKentucky farm this spring, calling it quits after last year’s crop reaped no profit but plenty of frustrations.

Teenage smoking is on the rise


Bill Would Expand State’s Smoking Ban At Work

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California was a pioneer in prohibiting tobacco use in the workplace during the 1990s, but the ban left I smoke. I voteloopholes that a state lawmaker now wants to close.