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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, APPOST 14

    Testcross performance of new breeding lines of flue-cured tobacco for morphological and agronomic traits

    BUDIMIR A.(1); ŠARCEVIC H.(2); KOZUMPLIK V.(2); PLEŠA Z.(1)
    (1) Croatian Tobaccos Inc., Virovitica, Croatia; (2) University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
    In 2014 a field trial with ten new breeding lines of flue-cured tobacco, their test-hybrids with two line testers, and two controls, standard varieties widespread in the commercial production, was set up at three locations (Virovitica, Kutjevo1 and ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, AP 10 (Poster)

    Flue-cured tobacco curing cost in relation to curing fuel

    BUDIMIR A.(1); ŠARČEVIĆ H.(2); BOLARIĆ S.(2); ZDELIČAN J.(1); BOIĆ M.(1); KOZUMPLIK V.(2)
    (1) Hrvatski duhani d.d. Virovitica, Virovitica, Croatia; (2) University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
    In Croatia, natural gas has been used for curing flue-cured tobacco. The price of gas has increased over 100% during last five years. However, the price of cured tobacco leaf has not followed the curing cost increase and flue-cured tobacco is becoming ...
  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. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2011, 8, p. 9-12., ISSN.1002-0861

    Relationships between tow crimp and physical characteristics of filter rod

    CHANG JIAN-YONG(1);CHANG JI-HENG(2); SHENG PEI-XIU(3); SHI ZHONG-JIN(4); HAO RUI(4)
    1. Henan Pharmaceutical School, Kaifeng 475001, Henan, P.R. China; 2. Key Laboratory of Tobacco Processing Technology, CNTC, Zhengzhou 450001, P.R. China; 3. Nantong Cigarette Filter Co., Ltd., Nantong 226001, Jiangsu, P.R. China; 4. Heilongjiang Tobacco Industrial Co., Ltd., Harbin 150001, P.R. China
    In order to investigate the influence of tow crimp on the physical characteristics of filter rods, the change of tow’s crimp and its resilience rate in filter rod were analyzed, and their relationships to the weight, draw resistance and hardness of filter ...
  8. CORESTA Congress, Edinburgh, 2010, APPOST 01

    Effect of the degree of leaf ripeness at harvest on the yield, quality and chemical characteristics of Oriental (sun-cured) tobacco

    KARAIVAZOGLOU N.A.; PAPAKOSTA D.K.; DIVANIDIS S.
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece; Tobacco Institute of Greece, Chemistry Dept., Drama, Greece
    Harvest date is one of the most important crop management practices affecting tobacco yield, quality and usability after curing. In a two-year field experiment, investigations were made into the effect of the degree of leaf ripeness at harvest on several ...
  9. CORESTA Congress, Edinburgh, 2010, APPOST 06

    Heavy metals content in soil and dry tobacco leaves in Croatia

    HUSNJAK S.; TURSIC I.; BOIC M.; VRHOVEC D.; ZALAC S.; KOZUMPLIK V.
    University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Soil Science Dept., Agricultural Faculty University, Zagreb, Croatia
    Systematic field and laboratory studies on soil and plants were conducted in the tobacco growing regions of Croatia from 2006 to 2008. The aim was to get better insight into the soil status and its influence on tobacco quality. In this paper contents of ...
  10. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2010, 11, p. 9-14., ISSN.1002-0861

    Dynamic changes of chemical components in cut tobacco during drying

    WANG TING(1,2); LI BIN(1); ZHU WEN-KUI(1); YU CHUAN-FANG(1); SHI ZHONG-JIN(2)
    1 .Key Laboratory of Tobacco Processing Technology, CNTC, Zhengzhou 450001, P.R. China; 2. Heilongjiang Tobacco Industrial Co., Ltd., Harbin 150001, P.R. China
    The dynamic changes of moisture content, total alkaloid, reducing sugar, total sugar, petroleum ether extract in cut tobacco during drying were investigated with a laboratory cylinder drier, and the effects of cylinder wall temperature (Tw) were also ...