Once Upon a Time

they grew tobacco in this region. It’s not profitable anymore and when the last EU subsidies ceased in 2010, the last leaf was grown commercially. The large, airy sheds where the leaves were hung up to dry are still to be seen in the towns where the tobacco industry once flourished.

The Ragtag Daily Prompt: The Old Shed

12 thoughts on “Once Upon a Time

    1. They look worse than they actually are – because of the air flow needed for tobacco drying the walls are built with holes in them. But their purpose is gone so they will have to be remodelled.

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