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  1. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 30

    Preliminary investigation of bio-oil compounds from Tombac that kill agricultural pests

    KABBARA M.B.(1,2); OUDDANE B.(1); HALWANI J.(3)
    (1) Lille 1 University, LASIR Laboratory, UMR CNRS 8516, Physical Chemistry of the Environment Team, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France; (2) Régie Libanaise des Tabacs & Tombacs, Tripoli, Lebanon; (3) Lebanese University, Water & Environment Science Laboratory, Public Health Faculty, Tripoli, Lebanon
    Currently, scientists are focused on developing new tools to control insect populations, including secondary plant metabolites that show promise for use in plant protection. Secondary plant metabolites cause toxic effects that can be observed at both ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2011, Santiago, AP 39

    Effect of high fertilizer nitrogen rates on tobacco cured leaf yield and leaf parameters associated with yield and quality in Central Chile

    TEJEDA H.R.(1); GONZALEZ R.(2); COX A.(2)
    (1) SQM S.A., Las Condes, Santiago, Chile; (2) Consultant Agronomic Engineer
    Tobacco growing areas in Chile are limited, however crop yield potential is high. Soil, climate, low presence of diseases and irrigation are factors responsible for high yields. Nitrogen is the main yield driver, mainly when the economic yield is a ...