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Kentucky Tobacco Farming

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Tobacco is nothing to sneeze at in Kentucky, which is home to half of the nation's 124,270 tobacco farms. In fact, 66% of Kentucky's farmers grow tobacco, making the state's agricultural economy the most tobacco dependent in the Union.

Suggested citation: “Kentucky Tobacco Farming,” Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Economic Trends, no. 97-08, pp. 15, 08.01.1997.

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