Tobacco Science & Technology, 2010, 8, p. 61-64., ISSN.1002-0861
Improvement of flue-cured tobacco quality with Bacillus pumilus
1. Laboratory for Conservation and Utilization of Bio-resources, Yunnan University, Kunming 650091, P.R. China; 2. Technology Centre, Hongyun Honghe Tobacco (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming 650202, P.R. China
A strain of Bacillus pumilus, Van35, was isolated and screened from the surface of flue-cured tobacco leaves, the microbial agent prepared from it was sprayed on cut tobacco. The treated cut tobacco was fermented at 45 °C and relative humidity 60% for 21 ...