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  1. 46th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2014, abstr. 11

    Effect of maturity and field wilting method on TSNA in dark fire-cured tobacco

    RODGERS J.C.; BAILEY W.A.; HILL R.A.
    University of Kentucky, Research & Education Center, 1205 Hopkinsville Street, Princeton, KY 42445, USA
    Field experiments were conducted at the University of Kentucky Research & Education Center near Princeton KY in 2013 to evaluate the effect of crop maturity and use of burlap during field wilting on TSNA in dark fire-cured tobacco. Trials included ...
  2. 46th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2014, abstr. 12

    The effect on TSNAS of cutting and housing wet tobacco

    JACK A.M.; FISHER C.R.; JI H.; BUSH L.P.
    Kentucky Tobacco Research & Development Center, University of Kentucky, 202B KTRDC Building, Lexington, KY 40546, USA
    The objective of this study was to test our recommendation to growers not to cut or house wet tobacco. The design was a split-split plot, with two cutting treatments, (1) cut wet (2) cut dry; four housing treatments, (1) protected indoors on a railwagon, ...
  3. 46th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2014, abstr. 13

    Preliminary evaluation of curing environment and TSNA accumulation within dark air-cured tobacco

    RICHMOND M.D.; BAILEY W.A.; PEARCE R.C.
    University of Kentucky Research & Education Center, 1205 Hopkinsville Street, Princeton, KY, USA
    Significant variability in cured leaf TSNA content is commonly observed when sampling within dark air-curing barns. This variability may be due to inconsistency in the curing environment within different areas of the barn. A graduate student study was ...
  4. 46th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2014, abstr. 14

    The effect of maleic hydrazide rates on residues and sucker control in burley tobacco

    PEEK D.R.(1); DENTON P.(2); WHITLEY S.(3); PEARCE R.C.(4)
    (1) Virginia Tech; (2) University of Tennessee; (3) North Carolina State University; (4) University of Kentucky, USA
    Reference only. Abstract submission was on a voluntary basis. 2014-2-0412 PEEK D.R. DENTON P. WHITLEY S. PEARCE R.C. English University of Kentucky 46th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2014, abstr. 14 Tobacco Workers Conference (TWC) USA PEEK D.R.(1); DENTON P.(2) ...
  5. 46th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2014, abstr. 28

    How do agronomic managements affect Burley tobacco air-cured leaf yield and chemistry?

    ZOU Congming.; PEARCE R.C.; GROVE J.H.; ZELEZNIK J.M.; COYNE M.S.
    University of Kentucky, 1405 Veterans Drive (Office: 0319), Lexington, KY 40546, USA
    Individual agronomic management effects on burley tobacco air-cured leaf yield and chemistry have been well studied. However, the basic and common mechanism of these agronomic management’s effects, such as N fertilization rate, cropping and tillage style, ...