1. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 123, P09

    Management of tobacco ground beetle, Mesomorphus villiger blanch with insecticidal baits, neem and insecticides on tobacco in India

    SITARAMAIAH S.; RAMAPRASAD G.; SREEDHAR U.
    Central Tobacco Research Institute (CTRI), Rajahmundry (A.P.) India
    The ground beetle, Mesomorphus villiger ( Tenebrionidae : Coleoptera ) is one of the important pests of transplanted tobacco crop in Andhra Pradesh (A.P.), India, causing losses to an extent of 40% under drought conditions. Investigations on the...
  2. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 142, PPOST01

    Performance of new varieties of FCV tobacco in Northern light soils of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka light soils

    NAGARAJAN K.; SUBRAMANYA K.N.; SWAMY A.V.S.R.; PRASANNASIMHA RAO G.S.B.
    Central Tobacco Research Institute (CTRI), Rajahmundry (A.P.) India
    Among the different zones where FCV tobacco is grown in India, Northern light soils of Andhra Pradesh, where the crop is grown in light sandy soils under irrigation and Karnataka light soils, where the crop is grown under monsoon conditions, are...
  3. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 170, ST22

    Studies on chemistry and mutagenicity of cigarette smoke condensate from cigarettes containing the natural plant extract AML-1 added to the tobacco

    YAO J.-H.; CAI R.; CHEN H.-M.; NI C.-M.
    Yunnan Institute of Tobacco Industry, Kunming, China
    Previous research has concluded that cigarette smoke condensate (CSC) is mutagenic. At present, medical authorities believe that reduction in tar content of cigarette smoke is the most important method for improving the safety of cigarettes. However,...