tocacco plant Native American Tobaccoo flower, leaves, and buds

tocacco Tobacco is an annual or bi-annual growing 1-3 meters tall with large sticky leaves that contain nicotine. Native to the Americas, tobacco has a long history of use as a shamanic inebriant and stimulant. It is extremely popular and well-known for its addictive potential.

tocacco nicotina Nicotiana tabacum

tocacco Nicotiana rustica leaves. Nicotiana rustica leaves have a nicotine content as high as 9%, whereas Nicotiana tabacum (common tobacco) leaves contain about 1 to 3%

tocacco cigar A cigar is a tightly rolled bundle of dried and fermented tobacco which is ignited so that its smoke may be drawn into the mouth. Cigar tobacco is grown in significant quantities in Brazil, Cameroon, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Indonesia, Mexico, Nicaragua, Sumatra, Philippines, and the Eastern United States.

tocacco Tobacco is an agricultural product processed from the fresh leaves of plants in the genus Nicotiana. It can be consumed, used as an organic pesticide, and in the form of nicotine tartrate it is used in some medicines. In consumption it may be in the form of cigarettes smoking, snuffing, chewing, dipping tobacco, or snus.

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State lawmakers look at tobacco settlement spending

A panel of state lawmakers is taking a look at how the state spends its share of a federal tobacco settlement with the possibility of slight changes to the spending program early next year.

Forty-six states, including Arkansas, in 1998 settled a lawsuit against the tobacco industry. Since then, Arkansas has received $446 million, including about [...]

Arkansas lawmakers take look at tobacco settlement

State lawmakers said Thursday they want to look at changing a law voters approved spelling out how Arkansas should spend the millions of dollars it receives from a national settlement with tobacco companies.
Members of a legislative panel reviewing how the state has spent the $446 million it has received so far said changes may need [...]