NC State Extension

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U.S. Flue-Cured Tobacco Situation and Outlook Presentation.  December 2017. Presentation at the 2017 Tobacco Day by Blake Brown, NCSU.

U.S. Flue-Cured Tobacco Situation and Outlook Article, January 2, 2018
by Blake Brown, NCSU

U.S. Flue-Cured Tobacco Production and Use
Stocks, production, domestic use and exports of U.S. flue-cured tobacco. Updated August 2017.

Economic Considerations in Buying a New Tobacco Barn
Presentation at Tobacco Day, December 4, 2014

The End of the Tobacco Transition Payment Program (TTPP)
Article on the potential impacts as the TTPP ended.

The End of the TTPP
Presentation by Blake Brown at the November, 2013 Annual Meeting of the U.S. Tobacco Cooperative

2018 NC Crop Insurance for Flue-Cured Tobacco
2018 Commodity Insurance Fact Sheet from USDA-RMA for North Carolina Tobacco

Enterprise Budgets
Link to enterprise budgets in the Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics. Enterprise budgets provide a guide for calculating costs and returns for various crops and livestock enterprises.

Tobacco Labor Report 2017

This is a recent report outlining a new cost study for tobacco labor in the tobacco growing regions of North Carolina