SAN VICENTE, MISIONES, ARGENTINA - NOVEMBER, 2012: A group of tenant farmers cuts the recently harvested tobacco. They always use agrochemicals to cultivate their properties, following the guidelines established by the cooperatives of large local producers, who demand the use of these agrochemicals as a condition precedent for the purchase of their crop. These agrochemicals include Gliphosate and 2,4 D, a derivative of the Agent Orange. The financial cost of these products always falls on small producers, who only retain 40% of the crop value, which has been unilaterally established by the cooperatives of large producers.
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