Sun Cured Country Tobacco (Kurnool & Telangana)

Planting Monsoon crop : mid-augst-1st week of September
Marketing Monsoon crop : February-March
Winter crop : April to June
Physical Characteristics
a) Colour
b) Leaf size
c) Pore volume (MI/Gm)
d) Filling Value (CC/Gm)

Medium to Large
0.07 to 0.20
3.8 to 5.8
Chemical Characteristics
a) Nicotine %
b) Reducing Sugars %
c) Chlorides %

1.00 to 3.25
3.0 to 9.00
0.5 to 2.0
Economical Use Primarily used for cigarette blending and for hookah tobacco past making.