2013 Cigar Tobacco Research

  • Breeding cigar lines
  • Charting curing curves for various cigar lines
  • Cigar seed archives
  • Cigar seed line records. Some collected by agronomists from as early as 1926
  • Cigar seed pod collection
  • Climatized kiln for cure testing cigar tobacco leaf
  • Collection of leaf samples for processing
  • Collection of leaf tissue for lab analysis
  • Comparing the cigar to the data
  • Dominican leaf from seed collected in 1975
  • Field testing one of many new cigar lines
  • Preserving cigar seed lines
  • Size and weight measuring of cigar line tobacco

2011 Tobacco Harvest

  • 2011-Tobacco-Harvest-Crew