1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Rovinj, 2009, AP 07

    Evaluation of variety resistance and fungicides for control of black shank (Phytophthora nicotianae) in dark tobacco

    BAILEY W.A.
    University of Kentucky, Research & Education Center, Princeton, KY, USA
    Black shank is the most devastating disease affecting dark tobacco crops in Kentucky and Tennessee, causing an estimated $US 1.25 million in losses annually. Black shank resistance levels in newer dark tobacco varieties are improving, but are still not ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Rovinj, 2009, AP 16

    TSNA response to fertilizer nitrogen

    BUSH L.P.; SCHOERGENDORFER A.; DENTON P.; PEARCE R.; PEEK D.; FISHER L.R.; REED T.D.; CONRAD D.; PALMER G.; EBELHAR S.; JACK A.M.; KALENGAMALIRO N.
    University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Increased nitrogen fertilizer affects yield and quality of cured Burley leaf. Our objective was to use multi-state locations within years to determine the effects of N fertilizer on TSNA accumulation. Burley tobacco was grown at 10 locations in 2006 and 8 ...
  3. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2009, 63, abstr. 34

    On-line detection of tobacco smoke constituent by single photon ionisation time -of-flight mass spectrometry for on-line analysis of tobacco smoke: applications and determination of the photo ionisation cross-sections of relevant compounds

    ZIMMERMANN R.; ESCHNER M.; BENTE M.
    University of Rostock, Germany
    Recently the single photon ionisation time-of-flight mass spectrometry (SPI-TOFMS)- technology was developed and adapted for on-line monitoring of tobacco smoke constituents. One of the main advantages of the SPI-TOFMS approach is the possibility to ...