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  1. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, APPOST 06

    Effect of biochar fertilizer on microbial functional diversity of tobacco-planting soil

    CHANG Dong; XU Fangda; ZHANG Kai; WANG Xiaoqiang; HE Xiaobing; XU Yueqi; WANG Mingxin; MA Wenhui
    Pingdingshan Tobacco Company of Henan of CNTC, Pingdingshan, Henan, P.R. China
    The structure and function of soil microbial communities have been widely used as indicators of soil quality and fertility. The effect of biochar application on carbon sequestration has been studied, but the effect of biochar fertilizer on soil microbial ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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, ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2012, 11, p. 17-19, ISSN.1002-0861

    Design and application of pressurized device for pre-expansion of cut tobacco

    TAO Yijing(1); JIAN Longhui(2); HOU Youping(3); LI Hui(1); LI Biao(1)
    (1) China Tobacco Machinery Technology Center Co., Ltd., Shanghai 201206, P.R. China; (2) China Tobacco Machinery Group Co., Ltd., Beijing 100055, P.R. China; (3) Qinhuangdao Tobacco Machinery Co., Ltd., Qinhuangdao 066318, Hebei, P.R. China
    The cut tobacco expanding system composed of a conditioner and a dryer has the disadvantages of its complicated structure and control system, and high energy consumption; the expanded tobacco tends to be overdried and presents different physical-chemical ...
  7. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2012, 12, p. 33-38, ISSN.1002-0861

    Effects of yellowing and color fixing durations during curing on chemical components in flue-cured tobacco leaves

    JIANG Houlong(1,2); LIU Guoshun(*1); ZHOU Hui(1); HU Hongchao(3)
    (1) College of Tobacco; National Tobacco Cultivation & Physiology & Biochemistry Research Center, Henan Agricultural University, Zhengzhou 450002, P.R. China; (2) Chongqing Tobacco Science Research Institute, Chongqing 400715, P.R. China; (3) Pingdingshan Branch, Henan Province Tobacco Company, Pingdingshan 467000, Henan, P.R. China
    The effects of durations of yellowing and color fixing during curing on chemical components in flue-cured tobacco leaves in a stepping flue-curing barn were investigated. The results showed that: 1) When yellowing duration was prolonged for 12 hours, and ...
  8. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2011, 8, p. 73-78., ISSN.1002-0861

    Effects of maturity of harvested flue-cured tobacco on its polyphenol content and composition

    LIU YANG(1); GAO LI-JUN(2); CAI XIAN-JIE(1); SONG JI-ZHEN(1); YIN QI-SHENG(1); WANG WEI-CHAO(3); ZHANG YAO-XU(4)
    1. Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou 450001, P.R. China; 2. Xuchang Cigarette Factory, China Tobacco Henan Industrial Co., Ltd., Xuchang 461000, Henan, P.R. China; 3. Xiangcheng Branch of Xuchang Tobacco Company, Xiangcheng 461700, Henan, P.R. China; 4. Pingdingshan Tobacco Company, Pingdingshan 467000, Henan, P.R. China
    The polyphenol contents and composition in fresh and cured tobacco leaves harvested at different maturity stages (unripe, physiological mature, technical mature and over-ripe) were studied. The results showed that: 1) The polyphenol content topped at ...
  9. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2011, 9, p. 75-80., ISSN.1002-0861

    Effects of transplanting young tobacco seedlings under film on viral diseases prevention, growth, development, and economic characters of flue-cured tobacco

    KONG YIN-LIANG
    Pingdingshan Tobacco Company of Henan Province, Pingdingshan 467000, Henan, P.R. China
    For effectively decreasing the damage caused by viral diseases, improving the yield and quality of tobacco leaf, transplanting young seedlings under film was compared with conventional film mulching cultivation by field trials. The results showed that ...
  10. 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 ...