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  1. CORESTA Congress, Online, 2020, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 14

    A comparison of traditional and alternative fertilizer programs for flue-cured tobacco production

    SHORT M.M.; VANN M.C.; CHEEK J.A.; WHITLEY D.S.
    North Carolina State University, Department of Crop & Soil Sciences, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.
    Previous fertilizer research in flue-cured tobacco has compared a wide range of nutrient programs, ultimately demonstrating the usability and function of numerous sources. The objective of this study was to investigate the influence of nitrogen (N)...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Online, 2020, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 16

    Nitrogen application programs for fine-textured soils of the North Carolina Piedmont

    VANN M.C.(1); WHITLEY D.S.(1); MASON J.H.(1); HAMBRICK T.(2); STRADER W.(3); DABBS D.C.(4)
    (1) North Carolina State University, Department of Crop & Soil Sciences, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.; (2) Forsyth County Cooperative Extension, Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.; (3) Rockingham County Cooperative Extension, Reidsville, NC, U.S.A.; (4) Alamance County Cooperative Extension, Burlington, NC, U.S.A.
    Late-season nitrogen (N) assimilation can greatly impact the yield and quality of flue-cured tobacco, particularly in the fine-textured Piedmont soils of North Carolina. Research was conducted in three environments to evaluate the effects of N...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Online, 2020, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 22

    Cigar wrapper tobacco production in western North Carolina

    VANN M.C.; MACHACEK J.L.; CHEEK J.A.; WHITLEY D.S.
    North Carolina State University, Department of Crop & Soil Sciences, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.
    Since 2000, Burley tobacco production has declined by more than 2,000 ha in the Appalachian mountain region of western North Carolina. The loss of Burley tobacco has left a void in the agricultural economy that has not yet been filled by another...