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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 10

    Study on pollution control and thermal efficiency optimisation of tobacco bulk curing barn

    CHEN Zhenguo (1); YANG Yang (2); SUN Guangwei(1); YANG Lailin(3); WEI Kesu(4); ZOU Shuoye(5);QIAO Yu(6); WANG Bo(6); HUANG Jingchun(6)
    (1) Tobacco Research Institute of Hubei Province, Wuhan, Hubei Province, P.R. China; (2) Enshi Tobacco Company, Enshi City, Hubei Province, P.R. China; (3) Sanming Tobacco Company, Sanming City, Fujian Province, P.R. China; (4) Tobacco Research Institute of Guizhou Province, Guiyang City, Guizhou Province, P.R. China; (5) Henan Tobacco Company, Zhengzhou, Henan Province, P.R. China; (6) Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei Province, P.R. China
    Coal is still used as a fuel to provide the necessary heat for most tobacco curing barns in China. Due to the lack of corresponding equipment and the measures to reduce emissions, the gas pollutants from curing barns, such as SO 2, smoke, etc., are often ...
  2. 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 31

    Reproduction of the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne arenaria on tobacco homo- or heterozygous for root-knot nematode resistance genes RK1 and/or RK2

    ADAMO N.; JOHNSON C.S.; EISENBACK J.D.
    Virginia Tech, Blackstone VA USA
      Reference only. Abstract submission was on a voluntary basis. 2018-1-2033 ADAMO N. JOHNSON C.S. EISENBACK J.D. English Virginia Tech 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 31 Tobacco Workers Conference (TWC) USA ADAMO N.; JOHNSON C.S.; EISENBACK J.D. ...
  3. 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 53

    Quantitative real-time PCR analysis of individual flue-cured tobacco seeds reveals novel insights into seedborne transmission of Tobacco Mosaic Virus

    ELLIS B.W.(1); WILKINSON C.A.(1); BROWN J.A.(1); ELLIS M.D.(1); SIT T.L.(2)
    (1) Virginia Tech, Blackstone VA USA; (2) North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC USA
    The purpose of this study is to investigate seed-borne transmission of Tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) by examining the infestation route of tobacco seeds. Four different crosses were performed using K326 flue-cured variety: 1) self-fertilized, TMV infected, 2 ...
  4. 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 68

    Effect of floor insulation on curing efficiency of dark fire-cured tobacco

    RODGERS C.(1); BAILEY W.A.(1); REED T.D.(2)
    (1) University of Kentucky, Princeton KY USA; (2) Virginia Tech, Blackstone VA USA
    Dark-fired tobacco growers in western KY and TN spend an estimated $4 million annually on materials for firing the crop. Design of newly constructed dark-fired tobacco barns in this region are generally cross-tier, 32 to 36 ft. wide, 3 to 4 tiers high, ...