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  1. 45th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2012, abstr. 28

    Mechanical harvesting of burley tobacco in France

    WELLS L.G.(1); GOUDOUNECHE J.L.(2); SMITH T.D.(1); DAY G.B.V.(1); HARPRING M.(3)
    (1) University of Kentucky, KY USA; (2) Association Nationale Interprofessionnelle et Technique du Tabac (ANITTA), France; (3) GCH International, Inc., KY USA
    A GCHI ‘Gold Standard’ burley tobacco harvesting system, including a harvester and 800 curing racks, was purchased by the Nord and Loire Tabac Cooperative and operated at 22 locations in France in 2011. The Tabac Garonne Adour, Perigord Tabac and Midi ...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Sapporo, 2012, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 20

    Characterisation and comparison of French and Brazilian potato virus Y (PVY) isolates collected from PVY-susceptible or -resistant tobacco plants carrying the recessive resistance gene va

    LACROIX C.(1,2*a) ; GLAIS L.(3); KERLAN C.(1); CHARLIER C.(4); JANZAC B.(1,2); LORENCETTI C.(5); MORNET F.(6); CAILLETEAU B.(2); VERRIER J-L.(2); JACQUOT E.(1*b)
    (1) INRA-Agrocampus Ouest-Université Rennes1, UMR1349 IGEPP (Institute of Genetic, Environment and Plant Protection), Le Rheu, France; (2) Imperial Tobacco Group, SEITA, Institut du Tabac, Bergerac, France; (3) FNPPPT (Fédération Nationale des Producteurs de Plants de Pomme de Terre), Paris, France; (4) Universidade de Santa Cruz do Sul, Santa Cruz do Sul, RS, Brazil; (5) Alliance One Brasil Exportadora de Tabacos Ltda, Vera cruz, RS, Brazil; (6) ANITTA, Bergerac, France
    Improved tobacco cultivars possessing alleles of the “ va ” recessive resistance gene have been deployed worldwide to mitigate consequences of potato virus Y (PVY) infections. Unfortunately, necrotic PVY symptoms were reported, suggesting that PVY is able ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2011, Santiago, AP 20

    ProDuTa & e-phytia: a new approach for tobacco diseases identification and knowledge spreading

    FONTAINE B.; BLANCARD D.; ARMAND J.M.
    (1) ANITTA (Association Nationale Interprofessionnelle et Technique du Tabac) Bergerac, France; (2) INRA (French National Institute of Agronomy), Bordeaux, France
    Each year, many trials are implemented by public or private centres to improve tobacco production. Many results are published but one question remains: how to transfer this knowledge towards producers or technical services? Nowadays, the Internet is ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2011, Santiago, AP 33

    Evaluation of a mechanical burley harvesting system in France

    WELLS L.G.(1); GOUDOUNECHE J.L.(2); NOIREAU J.P.(2); SMITH T.D.(1); HARPRING M.(3)
    (1) University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA; (2) ANITTA (Association Nationale Interprofessionnelle et Technique du Tabac), Bergerac, Franc; (3) GCH International, Inc., Louisville, KY, USA
    A mechanical burley harvesting system will be used to harvest approximately 29 ha at 20 locations in France during 2011. The locations were selected from several geographic locations in France and encompass growers from four production cooperatives, Nord ...