Productional activity

Productional activities at the Scientific Tobacco Institute – Prilep are carried out through the Section for production of tobacco seed and tobacco, in collaboration with all other departments.

This department handles the production, processing and distribution of seed material, coordinated with the needs of the tobacco industry both domestically and internationally.

According to the Law on seeds and seedlings for agricultural plants, Scientific Tobacco Institute – Prilep is authorized for the production, processing and distribution of tobacco seed material and is the only authorized institution in the Republic of North Macedonia.

As an additional activity, the Institute produces about 5 tons of tobacco annually from the parcels used for seed production and experimental research.