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Drexel Chemical Adds New Eastern Regional Manager
March 26, 2021 |

Drexel Chemical Adds New Eastern Regional Manager

Drexel Chemical Company recently announced the promotion of Kyle Herring to Eastern Regional Manager, effective March 25, 2021. Herring will be managing Drexel’s business along the East Coast from Florida to Maine. Before joining Drexel as the sales representative covering the Carolinas and Virginias, Herring was a sales representative with Harvey’s Fertilizer and Gas Company, […]

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Covid-19’s Impact on Tobacco Farmers
December 11, 2020 |

Covid-19’s Impact on Tobacco Farmers

Over the last few months, spread of the coronavirus impacted our lives in ways we never imagined or thought possible. Closed borders, stalled travel, shuttered businesses: Few industries and communities have been spared.   As we head into summer, tobacco farmers are hoping for the best while bracing themselves for the worst. While a cure […]

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Thinking Outside the Cigarette
June 29, 2016 |

Thinking Outside the Cigarette

By Chris Trlica The meteoric rise of genetic engineering technology, combined with tobacco’s relatively easy cultivation and propensity to flower, has launched tobacco into the spotlight as one of the most common plants for engineers to study and manipulate. Thanks to researchers, some tobacco plants can glow, others can have their flowering started or stopped […]

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