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  1. 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 ...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Paris, 2006, APOST 09

    Growth, maturation and senescence of Oriental tobacco leaves as affected by ethephon and inhibitors of ethylene biosynthesis

    KARAIVAZOGLOU N.A.; PAPAKOSTA D.K.; SFACIOTAKIS E.M.; DIVANIDIS S.
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, and Tobacco Institute, Laboratory of Agronomy, Laboratory of Pomology, Drama, Greece
    Ethylene is a gaseous plant growth regulator that it has long been known to promote fruit ripening and senescence of plant tissues. In contrast, aminoethoxyvinylglycine (AVG) and aminooxyacetic acid (AOA) both inhibitors of ethylene biosynthesis are ...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Paris, 2006, APOST 13

    Genetic polymorphism of tobacco varieties based on ISSR markers

    DEL PIANO L.; SORRENTINO C.; ABET M.; DI MURO A.; BARBATO L.; SICIGNANO M.; CUCINIELLO A.; COZZOLINO E.
    Istituto Sperimentale per il Tabacco, Scafati, Italy
    Tobacco is one of the most important non-food crops and numerous types having distinct morphological characters and chemical differences are grown commercially. At the present time, only limited information is available on the relationship between ...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Kyoto, 2004, PPOST 03

    Fenamidone: a new active ingredient registered for the control of Peronospora tabacina Adam on tobacco in Italy

    LAHOZ E.; PORRONE F.; CARELLA A.; CAIAZZO R.; ARCANGELI G.
    Istituto Sperimentale per il Tabacco, Scafati, Italy
    Fenamidone is a new fungicide, belonging to imidazolinone class, exhibiting a high level of activity against a range of Oomycetes disease such as grape, vegetable and tobacco downy mildews. It also controls a number of other pathogens comprising ...