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  1. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 46

    Effect of fertilisation with nitrogen, with or without the application of endomycorrhizae, in planting on the yield and quality of flue-cured tobacco

    TURŠIC I.(1); SLEZAK R.(2); RACZ A.(3); ŽALAC S.(4)
    (1) Tobacco Institute Zagreb, Croatia; (2) Bio-Budućnost d.o.o., Zagreb, Croatia; (3) University of Applied Health Sciences, Croatia; (4) Agrokontrola d.o.o., Zagreb, Croatia
    The effect of fertilisation with different amounts of nitrogen and the application of endomycorrhizae in planting on the yield and quality of tobacco were investigated in the experimental field of the Faculty of Agriculture in Zagreb. Studies were ...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, APPOST 09

    Performance of new breeding lines of flue-cured tobacco and their test-hybrids for economic traits

    BUDIMIR A.(1); ŠARCEVIC H.(2); KOŽIĆ K.(1)
    (1) Hrvatski duhani d.d. Virovitica (Croatian Tobaccos Inc.) / British American Tobacco (BAT), Virovitica, Croatia; (2) University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
    During the 2014 and 2015 growing seasons a field trial with ten new breeding lines of flue-cured tobacco, their test-hybrids with two line testers, and two controls (the hybrid cultivar DH17 and the line cultivar NC55) was conducted in five environments ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, APPOST 01

    Performance of fire-cured tobacco with compost from urban sources

    COZZOLINO E.; LEONE V.; LOMBARDI P.
    Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura - Unità di Ricerca per le Colture Alternative al Tabacco (CRA-CAT), Scafati (SA), Italy
    A two-year trial of Kentucky fire-cured tobacco fertilisation with compost from urban organic waste was conducted with three cultivars (Foiano, Riccio beneventano and SKL) on two farms in the province of Benevento (Italy). A commercial compost, produced ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, APPOST 04

    Influence of plant density and leaf priming collection on seed and seed oil yield in tobacco

    BUCCIARELLI S.(1); CIVITELLA D.(1); FECONDO G.(1); GHIANNI G.(1); SORRENTINO C.(2); DEL PIANO L.(2); RAIMO F.(2); STANISCI V.(3)
    (1) Consorzio per la Divulgazione e la Sperimentazione delle Tecniche Irrigue (CO.T.IR), Vasto (CH), Italy; (2) Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura - Unità di Ricerca per le Colture Alternative al Tabacco (CRA-CAT), Scafati (SA), Italy; (3) ECOFOX, Vasto (CH), Italy
    In the EU the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) reform of 2004 has established a gradual reduction in incentives for the production of tobacco. In Italy there was a reduction of about 30% of the area under tobacco cultivation from 2000 to 2010. Value-added ...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, APPOST 05

    New cultivars for the Italian Burley industry

    COZZOLINO E.; LEONE V.; LOMBARDI P.
    Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura - Unità di Ricerca per le Colture Alternative al Tabacco (CRA-CAT), Scafati (SA), Italy
    Lack of information about cultivar adaptation to specific areas is a hindrance to the progress of the tobacco industry. To provide such information for Italian Burley areas, an on-farm variety trial is underway at Vitulazio, in the province of Caserta, ...
  6. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, APPOST 08

    SSR analysis of genetic polymorphism in a Nicotiana Germplasm Collection

    DEL PIANO L.; DI DATO F.; ABET M.; RAIMO F.; SORRENTINO C.; SICIGNANO M.; ENOTRIO T.
    Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura - Unità di Ricerca per le Colture Alternative al Tabacco (CRA-CAT), Scafati (SA), Italy
    Tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.) is an important agricultural crop plant that plays a significant role in the economies of many countries. Tobacco breeding aims to develop varieties with wide adaptability, higher potential and suitable chemical constituents ...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Rovinj, 2009, APPOST 13

    Comparison of petiole nitrate concentrations and CCM chlorophyll readings in estimating ripeness of flue-cured tobacco leaves for harvest

    GRŠIC K.; CAVLEK M.; BUDIMIR A.
    Tobacco Institute, Zagreb, Croatia.
    A field trial was conducted for the purpose of comparing two diagnostic tests, the petiole sap nitrate test and the chlorophyll meter, and their applications in determining the ripeness of tobacco leaves for harvest. The experiment was carried out during ...