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  1. 46th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2014, abstr. 42

    Solar assisted curing in flue-cured tobacco

    HENDERSON R.D.; REED T.D.; GOODEN D.T.; FORTNUM B.A.
    Clemson University, Pee Dee Research and Education Center, 2200 Pocket Road, Florence, SC 29506-9706, USA
    The objective of this study was to assess the relative efficiency of a prototype solar flue-curing barn that utilizes heat collected in a plenum around the outer metal wall of the barn to preheat the air going into the barn and burner. Part of this ...
  2. 46th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2014, abstr. 74

    The use of maleic hydrazide to suppress mechanical transmission of Ralstonia solanacearum during leaf removal

    PETERSON P.D.; FORTNUM B.A.; REED T.D.
    Clemson University, Pee Dee Research & Education Center, 2200 Pocket Road, Florence, SC 29506, USA
    Bacterial wilt disease caused by Ralstonia solanacearum is a major limiting factor in the successful production of flue-cured tobacco in the southeast U.S.A. Mechanical transmission of the bacterium during flower and leaf removal plays a significant role ...
  3. 45th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2012, abstr. 21

    Solar-assisted curing in flue-cured tobacco

    HENDERSON R.D.; REED T.D.; GOODEN D.T.; FORTNUM B.A.
    Clemson University, Pee Dee Research and Education Center, 2200 Pocket Road, Florence, SC 29506-9706, USA
    The first objective of this study was to develop a sound methodology for assessing the relative efficiency of a prototype curing barn that utilized solar heat collected in a plenum around the outside of the barn in lieu of side wall insulation. Part of ...
  4. 45th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2012, abstr. 49

    Application methods for MH, contacts, and flumetralin

    FISHER L.R.(1); STEWART A.M.(1); PRIEST J.A.(1); WHITLEY D.S.(1); VANN M.C.(1); MOORE J.M.(2); GOODEN D.T.(3); REED T.D.(4)
    (1) North Carolina State University, NC USA; (2) University of Georgia, GA USA; (3) Clemson University, SC USA; (4) Virginia Tech., VA USA
    Reference only. Abstract submission was on a voluntary basis. 2012-1-0457 FISHER L.R. STEWART A.M. PRIEST J.A. WHITLEY D.S. VANN M.C. MOORE J.M. GOODEN D.T. REED T.D. English NCSU University of Georgia Clemson University Virginia Tech 45th TWC, Tob. Work. ...