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  1. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, APPOST 11

    Field trials with low nicotine tobacco varieties developed by conventional breeding technique: first results

    MALPICA A.(1); EVANS W.(2); ARCHIBALD C.(3); SCOTT L.(4); GARWE D.(5); CHAMANGO A.M.Z.(6); DORLHAC de BORNE F.(7); COLARD S.(8)
    (1) Bergerac Seed and Breeding, Bergerac, France; (2) Imperial Tobacco South Africa Pvt. Ltd, Umhlanga, Durban, South Africa; (3) Alliance One International Services, Camberley, Surrey, U.K.; (4) Universal Leaf Tobacco Co., Richmond, VA, U.S.A.; (5) Tobacco Research Board (TRB), Harare, Zimbabwe; (6) Agricultural Research & Extension Trust (ARET), Lilongwe, Malawi; (7) Imperial Tobacco Limited, Bergerac, France; (8) SEITA - Imperial Brands plc, Paris, France
    In 2015, the World Health Organisation (WHO) Study Group on Tobacco Product Regulation (“TobReg”) issued an advisory note recommending a strategy of reducing nicotine in tobacco to substantially lower levels of 0.4 mg/g. In the U.S., the Food and Drug ...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 54

    The regulation of autophagy of susceptible Nicotiana tabacum under tobacco mosaic virus infection

    YANG Jinguang(1); LIU Xaingfu(1); LIU Wei(1); QIAN Yumei(1); ZHANG Jing(2); LI Wei(2); DONG Shifei(2); WANG Yaofeng(3); HUANG Mingdi(4); WANG Fenglong(1)
    (1) Tobacco Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Key Laboratory of Tobacco Pest Monitoring Controlling & Integrated Management, Qingdao, P.R. China; (2) Hongyun Honghe Tobacco (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming, P.R. China; (3) Qingyang Branch of Gansu Province Tobacco Company, Xifeng, P.R. China; (4) Longnan Tobacco Company, Gansu Tobacco Cooperation, Wudu 746000, P.R. China
    Autophagy (or self-eating) is an important conserved process by which eukaryotic cells recycle intracellular components. This study was undertaken to elucidate whether tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) infection on tobacco plants induced autophagy. TMV-U1 and ...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Plenary Session, Invited Speaker 02

    Sixty years of tobacco agronomy: evolutions and challenges

    VERRIER J.L.(1); PAPENFUS H.D.(2); PRAT. M.(3)
    (1) Bergerac Seed & Breeding, Bergerac, France; (2) Alliance One International Services Ltd., Camberley, Surrey, U.K.; (3) JT International Germany GmbH, Trier, Germany
    Tobacco leaf is a challenging production, labour-intensive, requiring special skills and competences at all steps. In the last century, this prompted tobacco producing countries to establishing institutes or university extension services, to perform ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2015, Jeju, ST 27

    Analysis of process intensity on tobacco moisture retention based on uniform design

    LI Wenjuan(1); ZHOU Fangfang(1); LONG Minghai(1); ZI Wenhua(1); JIANG Meihong(1); LIU Ze(2)
    (1) Yunnan Reascend Tobacco Technology (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming, Yunnan, P.R. China; (2) Hongyun Honghe Group, Kunming, Kunming, P.R. China
    Tobacco moisture retention provides essential information about moisture adsorption behaviour and physical characteristics of cigarette formulating, which also influence cigarette aroma and smoking quality. Effect of the intensity of the casing process on ...
  5. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2015, 69, abstr. 86

    Study on influence of processing strength on flue-cured tobacco leaf quality in the threshing and redrying process

    LONG Minghai(1); HUA Yikun(2); WANG Xianguo(2); LIN Nan(1); ZI Wenhua(1)
    (1) Yunnan Reascend Tobacco Technology (Group) Co. Ltd., Kunming, Yunnan, P.R. China; (2) Hongyun Honghe (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming, Yunnan, P.R. China
    To improve the technological level of threshing and redrying and quality of products, the influences of processing strengths (steam moistening, steam mixing water moistening, slow redrying with low-temperature, high-temperature redrying) on the qualities ...
  6. CORESTA Congress, Quebec, 2014, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 89

    Aroma compounds in flue-cured tobacco from Baoshan: distribution and relationships to climate and geographical factors

    YANG Panpan(1); WANG Chao(2); WANG Yu(1); HOU Ying(1); YANG Yingming(2); YANG Shihua(1); LI Wei(1); YUAN Tianjun(1); CHENG Changxin(2)
    (1) Yunnan Reascend Tobacco Technology (Group) Co., Ltd, Kunming, Yunnan Province, P.R. China; (2) Hongyun-Honghe Tobacco (Group) LLC, Kunming, P.R. China
    Baoshan is a city in the southwest of China. Tempered by the low latitude and moderate elevation, Baoshan has a mild subtropical highland climate with short, mild, dry winters, and warm, rainy summers. Baoshan is a tobacco growth region for flue-cured ...
  7. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2014, 68, abstr. 82

    Permeable mechanism of complex enzymes for improving casing absorption in tobacco leaves

    QIU Changgui(1); HOU Ying(1); LIU Jihui(2); WANG Hui(2); HUA Yikun(2); WANG Xianguo(2); YANG Shengjiang(3); HUANG Kaixin(3)
    (1) Yunnan Reascend Tobacco Technology (Group) Co. Ltd., Kunming, China; (2) Technology Centre of Hongyun Honghe Tobacco (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming, China; (3) Kunming Weinuo Jinshen Biological Engineering Co., Ltd., Kunming, China
    In order to investigate the distribution characteristics and permeable mechanism of casing materials absorbed on the surface of tobacco leaves, the epicuticular waxes on the surface of the tobacco leaf were processed by using methylene chloride and ...
  8. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, AP 11

    Crop rotation practices in tobacco

    PAPENFUS H.D.(1); JACK A.M.(2)
    (1) Alliance One International Services Ltd., Camberley, Surrey, U.K.; (2) University of Kentucky, Kentucky Research & Development Center, Lexington, KY, U.S.A.
    Crop rotation has long been an important practice for maintaining and improving soil fertility and condition, minimising erosion and slowing down the build-up and spread of pests, diseases, and weeds. It is therefore a corner-stone of IPM programmes and ...
  9. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, IG 01 ; CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, IG 01

    Sustainability in leaf tobacco production

    PAPENFUS H.D.
    Alliance One International Services Ltd., Camberley, Surrey, U.K.
    Sustainability in the leaf production sector of the industry aims at long-term farming. As such, it not only embraces all aspects of optimising yield, quality and profitability of the crop, but also of conserving the environment and improving quality of ...
  10. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, ST 11

    Research on dynamic changes of cut tobacco physical and chemical properties during the over-drying process

    QIU Changgui(1); FENG Wenchao(1,3); LIU Ze(2); ZHU Yong(2); HE Banghua(2); WANG Hui(2); LI Jun(1); HOU Ying(1)
    (1) Yunnan Reascend Tobacco Technology (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming, P.R. China; (2) Technology Centre of Hongyun Honghe Tobacco (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming, P.R. China; (3) Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Kunming University of Science and Technology, Kunming, P.R. China
    In order to investigate the dynamic changes of cut tobacco physical and chemical properties during the over-drying process, the moisture content, the filling values, the microstructure, the routine chemical components, the polyphenols content and the ...