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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, APPOST 14

    Testcross performance of new breeding lines of flue-cured tobacco for morphological and agronomic traits

    BUDIMIR A.(1); ŠARCEVIC H.(2); KOZUMPLIK V.(2); PLEŠA Z.(1)
    (1) Croatian Tobaccos Inc., Virovitica, Croatia; (2) University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
    In 2014 a field trial with ten new breeding lines of flue-cured tobacco, their test-hybrids with two line testers, and two controls, standard varieties widespread in the commercial production, was set up at three locations (Virovitica, Kutjevo1 and...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, APPOST 25

    Tobacco diseases in transplant production in Croatia

    COSIC J.(1); VRANDECIC K.(1); JURKOVIC D.(1); BUDIMIR A.(2); PLEŠA Z.(2); ZDELICAN J.(2)
    (1) J.J. Strossmayer University, Faculty of Agriculture in Osijek, Osijek, Croatia; (2) Hrvatski duhani d.d. Virovitica, Virovitica, Croatia
    In Croatia tobacco transplants are produced in greenhouses using the float tray system. The high plant density and high moisture provide extended periods of leaf wetness and promote development and spread of seedling diseases such as Rhizoctonia stem...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, AP 10 (Poster)

    Flue-cured tobacco curing cost in relation to curing fuel

    BUDIMIR A.(1); ŠARČEVIĆ H.(2); BOLARIĆ S.(2); ZDELIČAN J.(1); BOIĆ M.(1); KOZUMPLIK V.(2)
    (1) Hrvatski duhani d.d. Virovitica, Virovitica, Croatia; (2) University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
    In Croatia, natural gas has been used for curing flue-cured tobacco. The price of gas has increased over 100% during last five years. However, the price of cured tobacco leaf has not followed the curing cost increase and flue-cured tobacco is...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Rovinj, 2009, AP 33

    Agronomic traits and genetic diversity of Croatian flue-cured tobacco cultivars

    BUDIMIR A.; SARCEVIC H.; GUNJACA J.; BOIC M.; BOLARIC S.; KOZUMPLIK V.
    Hrvatski Duhani d.o.o, Virovitica, Croatia
    After appearance of blue mould ( Peronospora tabacina Adam) about 40 years ago, Croatian tobacco breeders introduced the blue mould resistant flue-cured tobacco F1 hybrid cultivars into commercial tobacco production. About 20 years ago the major...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Santa Cruz do Sul, 2005, APOST 14

    Evaluation of soil suitability for tobacco production in Virovitica-Podravina county

    HUSNJAK S.; POSPIŠIL M.; TURŠIC I.; ZAHANEK M.
    Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb, Croatia, Tobacco Institute, Zagreb, Croatia, Croatian Tobacco, Virovitica, Croatia.
    As tobacco is an agricultural crop of special interest and importance in Virovitica-Podravina County, the paper presents the results of the evaluation of agricultural land suitability for tobacco production. Suitability evaluation was done according...
  6. Bull. ARN, 1992, p. 35-52., ISSN.1146-6200

    Description of the chemical and physical behaviour of environmental tobacco smoke during the ageing of the smoke. Corraboration of transfer between the liquid and gas phases of tobacco smoke

    ESQUIER F.
    CERTSM-DCAN, Toulon-Naval, France
    The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between the level of contaminants in the atmosphere of a closed chamber and the number of cigarettes smoked, and to follow the changes in particulate and gas phases of the atmosphere with time. The...