Alternative crop production
Tobacco r taken in so many forms in Bangladesh. Tobacco harvesting is vast in this country . Some areas grow tobacco solely.this is not a healthy situation. Local and multinational tobacco companies by increasing production are threatening the public health. Tobacco farmers face many health issues especially women and children. PKSF now runs a project to grow alternative corp.more than 100 families are now growing multiple crops on the fields throughout the year instead of tobacco.And getting three times profit from the same land. Now they are aiming to cover more area and family under this project.
Objective: Grab attention on the financial and health benefits of growing alternative crops instead of tobacco.
Idea: highlighting economical and health issues faced by the tobacco farmers. As well as those who are growing other crop