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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, APPOST 14

    Testcross performance of new breeding lines of flue-cured tobacco for morphological and agronomic traits

    BUDIMIR A.(1); ŠARCEVIC H.(2); KOZUMPLIK V.(2); PLEŠA Z.(1)
    (1) Croatian Tobaccos Inc., Virovitica, Croatia; (2) University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
    In 2014 a field trial with ten new breeding lines of flue-cured tobacco, their test-hybrids with two line testers, and two controls, standard varieties widespread in the commercial production, was set up at three locations (Virovitica, Kutjevo1 and...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, APPOST 25

    Tobacco diseases in transplant production in Croatia

    COSIC J.(1); VRANDECIC K.(1); JURKOVIC D.(1); BUDIMIR A.(2); PLEŠA Z.(2); ZDELICAN J.(2)
    (1) J.J. Strossmayer University, Faculty of Agriculture in Osijek, Osijek, Croatia; (2) Hrvatski duhani d.d. Virovitica, Virovitica, Croatia
    In Croatia tobacco transplants are produced in greenhouses using the float tray system. The high plant density and high moisture provide extended periods of leaf wetness and promote development and spread of seedling diseases such as Rhizoctonia stem...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, AP 10 (Poster)

    Flue-cured tobacco curing cost in relation to curing fuel

    BUDIMIR A.(1); ŠARČEVIĆ H.(2); BOLARIĆ S.(2); ZDELIČAN J.(1); BOIĆ M.(1); KOZUMPLIK V.(2)
    (1) Hrvatski duhani d.d. Virovitica, Virovitica, Croatia; (2) University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
    In Croatia, natural gas has been used for curing flue-cured tobacco. The price of gas has increased over 100% during last five years. However, the price of cured tobacco leaf has not followed the curing cost increase and flue-cured tobacco is...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Rovinj, 2009, AP 33

    Agronomic traits and genetic diversity of Croatian flue-cured tobacco cultivars

    BUDIMIR A.; SARCEVIC H.; GUNJACA J.; BOIC M.; BOLARIC S.; KOZUMPLIK V.
    Hrvatski Duhani d.o.o, Virovitica, Croatia
    After appearance of blue mould ( Peronospora tabacina Adam) about 40 years ago, Croatian tobacco breeders introduced the blue mould resistant flue-cured tobacco F1 hybrid cultivars into commercial tobacco production. About 20 years ago the major...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Santa Cruz do Sul, 2005, APOST 14

    Evaluation of soil suitability for tobacco production in Virovitica-Podravina county

    HUSNJAK S.; POSPIŠIL M.; TURŠIC I.; ZAHANEK M.
    Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb, Croatia, Tobacco Institute, Zagreb, Croatia, Croatian Tobacco, Virovitica, Croatia.
    As tobacco is an agricultural crop of special interest and importance in Virovitica-Podravina County, the paper presents the results of the evaluation of agricultural land suitability for tobacco production. Suitability evaluation was done according...
  6. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Lisbon, 2000, p. 107, APOST6 (adjourned)

    Estimation of the state of nitrogen nourishment of tobacco using the N-tester

    KOWALCZYK-JUSKO A.; KOSCIK B.
    University of Agriculture, Lublin - Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Zamosc, Poland.
    The purpose of this work, based on a three years of field experiment, was to inspect whether it is possible to use a chlorophyll meter in fixing the nitrogen doses used in growing flue-cured tobacco. The relationship between the capacity of nitrogen...
  7. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 112, APOST13

    Influence of aqua terra hydrogel on growth, development and yield of light cigarette tobacco

    KOSCIK B.; KOWALCZYK-JUSKO A.
    University of Agriculture, Lublin - Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Zamosc, Poland.
    The aim of introductory field and pot experiments which were carried out in Zamosc in the years of 1995-1997 was to study the influence of Aqua Terra hydrogel on the growth, development and yield of light cigarette tobacco. Hydrogels are substances...