Why was tobacco grown in the mid atlantic region?

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  • Tobacco: Mid-Atlantic North America. Tobacco plantations thrived in the temperate climate of the Mid-Atlantic region of North America starting with the English colony of Virginia in the seventeenth century. In contrast to sugar, European settlers could make a profit growing tobacco with smaller slaveholdings and less labor exertion.

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