1. 44th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2010, abstr. 113

    Influence of rate on preventive applications of Quadris for control of target spot on Burley tobacco

    AMMERMAN C.; SHIELDS V.; SEEBOLD K.W.
    University of Kentucky, Dept. of Plant Pathology, Lexington, KY, USA
    Target spot, caused by Thanatephorus cucumeris, is a disease of importance on Burley tobacco in Kentucky, particularly in years with frequent rains and moderate temperatures. Current recommendations for control include sound management practices and...
  2. 44th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2010, abstr. 95

    Nozzle type and arrangement alternatives for improved application of contact and local systemic suckercides in Burley tobacco

    NEAL B.; PEARCE B.; ZELEZNIK J.
    University of Kentucky, Plant Sciences Building, Lexington, KY, USA
    Maleic Hydrazide (MH) has been the standard sucker control chemical for Burley tobacco in Kentucky for more than 50 years. This systemic chemical is easy to apply and provides 4 weeks suppression of lateral buds (suckers). In some tobacco leaf...