During six months of continuous work, he can earn $ 1,000-1,500. Inhabitants of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan specially come here for earnings. According to unofficial data there work 4-30 thousand people.
Hands blacken because of tobacco resin. Besides there is so-called “green tobacco sickness”, when people feel giddy and sick, even red rash may appear because of nicotine absorbed into the skin.
After tobacco leaves are collected in garlands, they are hung in the open air for drying.
Light yellow leaves are considered the highest brand.
Reddish-brown color is the second grade, blue and green – the third, black and green – the fourth and the lowest brand concerns to green leaves.