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  1. 49th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2020, abstr. 10

    Analysis and risk assessments of climatic factors during the field period of flue-cured tobacco in Luzhou, China - a case study

    WANG A.G.; JIN B.F.; LIU L.; YANG X.; LIU Y.; ZHANG Y.L.
    Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou China
    Take Luzhou area - located between Sichuan, Guizhou and Yunnan provinces - , as an example, main climate factors were analyzed during the field period of flue-cured tobacco from 2006-2016, and the climatic suitability and climate risk for flue-cured...
  2. 49th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2020, abstr. 66

    Effects of soymilk root irrigation on the growth of flue-cured tobacco and bacterial community in soil

    DAI H.X.(1); YANG J.J.(2); XI J.Q.(3); LIANG T.B.(1); WANG J.W.(1); CHEN Y.C.(2); SU X.H.(2); ZHANG X.(3)
    (1) Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou China; (2) Company of Sanmenxia City, Henan Provincial Tobacco Company, Sanmenxia China; (3) Institute of Plant Nutrition, Resource and Environment, Henan Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Zhengzhou China
    Soymilk root irrigation (SRI, traditional soymilk and fermented soymeal), a topdressing technology with local characteristics for soil conservation, has become a routine agricultural technical measure in tobacco planting area of western Henan...
  3. 49th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2020, abstr. 75

    Tobacco production programming in the Suwannee River Valley of North Florida

    VANN C.D.(1); WYNN K.(1); BROUGHTON D.(1); MOORE J.M.(2); VANN M.C.(3)
    (1) University of Florida, FL USA; (2) University of Georgia, Tifton, GA USA; (3) North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC USA
    Since the 1920s, the Suwannee River Valley of North Florida has been known for producing premium quality tobacco. Over the years a Tobacco Extension Program has evolved which assists local producers with current production practices, governmental...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 14

    Field tests of loss-of-function tobacco lines of eIF(iso)4E for resistance to tobacco bushy top disease and agronomic traits

    KOGA K.(1); SHINJO A.(1); MAINJENI C.E.D.(2); MSANGOSOKO K.R.(2); UDAGAWA H.(1); TAKAKURA Y.(1)
    (1) Japan Tobacco Inc., Leaf Tobacco Research Center, Oyama, Tochigi, Japan; (2) Agricultural Research and Extension Trust, Department of Research and Technical Services, Lilongwe, Malawi
    Tobacco bushy top disease (TBTD) is one of the serious diseases affecting tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.) production in African countries such as Malawi, Zambia, Tanzania and Ethiopia. This disease is caused by a mixed infection of tobacco bushy top...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 29

    Construction of green flue-cured tobacco strips aging technology based on four-stage controlled atmosphere method

    HE Wei(1); MU Wenjun(2); FAN Jianqiang(1); BAO Kexiang(1); CHEN Yiqiang(1); LIN Jian(1); QI Lingfeng(1); ZHANG Ruiqiang(1); ZHANG Zengji(1); GUO Jianhua(2); SONG Jizhen(2); WANG Chunlu(3); FAN Tiantian(3)
    (1) Fujian Tobacco Industry Co., Ltd., Xiamen, P.R. China; (2) Key Laboratory of Eco-environment and Leaf Tobacco Quality, Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (3) Beijing Yingfeng Litai Technology & Trade Co., Ltd., Beijing, P.R. China
    Aging of flue-cured tobacco strips plays an important role in improving the quality and use value of tobacco. Natural aging is the most widely used storage method at present, but there are still some problems, such as shorter suitable aging duration,...
  6. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 10

    The influence of sodium carbonate buffer on TSNAs accumulation and leaf quality during tobacco storage

    LIU Xingyu(1); LIU Deshui(1); MA Li(1); MA Yanjun(1); YANG Zhendong(1); ZHANG Jie(1); LIN Lin(2); BAI Ruoshi(1); ZHOU Jun(1)
    (1) Technology Center, Shanghai Tobacco Group Co., Ltd., Beijing, P.R. China; (2) Beijing Tobacco Quality Supervision and Testing Station, Beijing, P.R. China
    Storage of tobacco leaves is an important stage in tobacco processing. Tobacco Specific N-nitrosamines (TSNAs) in tobacco leaves gradually increase during storage. The purpose of this study was to investigate the influence of sodium carbonate on the...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 13

    Agronomic and qualitative performance of some experimental Burley hybrids in Malawi

    CHAMANGO A.M.Z.; SIBANDE L.A.G.O.; MATEWELE M.
    Agricultural Research and Extension Trust (ARET), Lilongwe, Malawi
    Malawi mainly depends on tobacco for forex generation, with Burley as a major contributor. However, the country has a limited choice of high yielding and disease resistant varieties against a plethora of disease constraints, particularly root-knot...
  8. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 14

    Forestry sustainability in the tobacco sector in Malawi: a community concern requiring community approaches

    OFESI H.K.T.; LIVIMBO S.S.
    Agricultural Research and Extension Trust (ARET), Lilongwe, Malawi
    Tobacco farmers depend heavily on tree resources for poles and firewood used in curing. Malawi tobacco farmers predominantly grow Burley tobacco which requires the least amount of tree resources per unit volume in comparison to dark-fired and...