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  1. 47th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2016, abstr. 61

    Determining black shank resistance in tobacco varieties grown in Atkinson and Coffee counties in 2013-2015

    BARNES T.(1); VON WALDNER M.(1); EDWARDS P.(1); BERTRAND P.(1); MOORE J.M.(1); LEWIS R.S.(2)
    (1) University of Georgia, Pearson GA USA; (2) North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC USA
    Black shank re-emerged as a serious problem in 2014. Varieties counted on for resistance, mainly GF-318 and NC-196 were found to show less resistance than expected even where Ridomil Gold was used. Follow-up testing found 30 isolates of Phytophthora ...
  2. 47th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2016, abstr. 71

    Management of spotted wilt in tobacco with imidacloprid in the northern portion of the Georgia flue-cured belt

    TYSON C.; EARLS C.; GRIFFIN C.; LANIER J.; SPAID D.; BERTRAND P.; MOORE J.M.
    University of Georgia, Reidsville GA USA
    Trials were conducted from 2012 to 2015 in the Candler, Evans, and Tattnall county area to evaluate the continued effectiveness of imidacloprid for management of spotted wilt in tobacco. The trials compared spotted wilt incidence in tobacco grown from ...
  3. 47th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2016, abstr. 73

    Management of spotted wilt in tobacco with Actigard 50WG + imidacloprid

    VON WALDNER M.; BARNES T.; BEASLEY E.; CURRY S.; VARNEDORE T.; BERTRAND P.; MOORE J.M.
    University of Georgia, Douglas GA USA
    Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus has been the major cause of disease loss in Georgia tobacco in all but two of the past 25 years. Losses have been particularly high in and around Coffee County, in some cases exceeding 80 percent. A program of treating seedlings ...