CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Cape Town, 2001, APOST 10
The effect of cultivation practices on the nicotine and sugar content of flue-cured tobacco in South Africa
ARC, Agricultural Research Council - Institute for Industrial Crops, Rustenburg, South Africa
The level and balance of chemical constituents in flue-cured tobacco are determined by factors such as soil fertility, climatic conditions, cultivation practices and cultivars. The sugar-nicotine ratio in flue-cured leaves can be correlated to...