Chewing Tobacco (Red Chopadia)

Planting October to November
Marketing April to August
Production Anand area of Gujarat
Physical Characteristics

The primed leaf is sun-cured for 10 to 12 days till the stem
dries and the leaf develops yellow colour. Later the leaves are tied into
bundles and bulked for developing aroma.
Economical Use Mostly for chewing. Also called Lal-Chopadia, and Safna.
The export packing ranges from 250 gm – 1000 gm and is available
in bales of up to 100 kg & 200kg cartons.