1. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 16

    Flue-cured tobacco tip leaf yield, quality, value, and color distribution as influenced by cultivar and harvest schedule

    VANN M.C.; FISHER L.R.; INMAN M.D.; WHITLEY D.S.; SEAGROVES R.W.; BARNES K.
    North Carolina State University, Department of Crop & Soil Sciences, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.
    Changes in consumer preference and export strategy strongly influence the buying practices of tobacco leaf dealers and cigarette manufacturers. In current times, a dark-colored (orange to red) style of flue-cured tobacco is preferred over a brighter...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2017, Santa Cruz do Sul, APPOST 06

    Soil applications of maleic hydrazide do not control tobacco axillary bud growth

    VANN M.C.; WHITLEY D.S.
    North Carolina State University, Department of Crop & Soil Sciences, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.
    Increased focus on residues of the plant growth regulator Maleic Hydrazide (MH) have prohibited some U.S. producers from applying the suckercide to control tobacco axillary buds. As such, an alternative to the conventional foliar application of the...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Edinburgh, 2010, AP 31

    Evaluation of potassium application methods and rates on the yield and quality of flue-cured tobacco

    VANN M.C.; FISHER L.R.; STEWART A.M.; PRIEST J.A.; WHITLEY D.S.; JOHNSON V.A.
    North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
    With rising input costs, growing environmental concerns, and new higher yielding cultivars, potassium fertilizer recommendations must be accurate. Research is being conducted to evaluate the effects various potassium rates and application methods...