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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 20

    Implications of chloride application rate and nitrogen fertilizer source on flue-cured tobacco

    VANN M.C.(1); HARDY D.H.(2); FISHER L.R.(1)
    (1) North Carolina State University, Department of Crop & Soil Sciences, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.; (2) North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services - Agronomic Division, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.
    Chloride (Cl-) assimilation by flue-cured tobacco can be toxic and may negatively impact leaf quality and combustion when tissue concentration exceeds 1 %. Uptake is influenced by exposure to NH 4 + and Cl-, particularly that coming from fertilizer. The ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 38

    Metabolic profiling of mutant tobaccos with distinctive aroma based on gas chromatography-mass spectrometry and multivariate analysis

    CAO Jianmin; XU Xiaoling; LIU Guanshan; CAO Pengyun; LIN Yingnan
    Tobacco Research Institute of Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Qingdao, P.R. China; Graduate School of CAAS, Beijing 100081, P.R. China
    A large number of mutant materials were obtained by chemical mutagenesis of tobacco with ethyl methylsulfonate (EMS) and new materials with distinctive aroma characteristics were achieved by field screening, identification and sensory evaluation. To ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 08

    Characterisation and genetic mapping of a novel premature leaf senescence mutant yellow leaf 1 in common tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.)

    GAO Xiaoming; WU Xinru; SUN Yuhe; LIU Guanshan; ZHANG Zengling; CHAO Jiangtao; LI Zhiyuan; GUO Yongfeng
    Tobacco Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Qingdao, P.R. China
    Ripe (yellowing) leaves are harvested and cured in tobacco farming. Leaf senescence therefore has a great impact on yield and quality of tobacco. However, little is known about the molecular mechanism of tobacco leaf senescence regulation. The objective ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 16

    Effects of biochar and seaweed fertiliser on tobacco growth, soil properties and bacterial wilt occurrence

    ZHANG Guangyu(1); YOU Xiangwei(1); LIU Yuande(2); CHU Depeng(1); NIU Jijun(2); GAO Qiang(2); CHEN Qianru(1); LI Yiqiang(1); WEI Jianyu(3)
    (1) Tobacco Research Institute of CAAS, Qingdao, P.R. China; (2) Shandong Linyi Tobacco Company Ltd., Linyi, Shandong, P.R. China; (3) China Tobacco Guangxi Industrial Co., Ltd., Nanning, P.R. China
    Bacterial wilt of tobacco incited by Ralstonia solanacearum is prevalent worldwide and causes severe economic losses every year. Up until now there is no promising control method available against the disease. This study aimed to elucidate the effect of ...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 23 (also presented at TSRC 2019)

    Functional filter plug wrap paper for control of the thermal energy of the aerosol from heated tobacco products (HTPs)

    LINDNER M.; LEICHSENRING N.
    (1) TANNPAPIER GmbH, Traun, Austria; (2) Hauni Maschinenbau GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
    Next generation products, which include all kinds of e-vapour items as well as heated tobacco products (HTPs or “heat sticks”), have successfully entered the tobacco market in addition to conventionally combustible cigarettes. From the basic geometrical ...
  6. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2019, 73, abstr. 109 (also presented at CORESTA SSPT2019)

    Functional filter plug wrap paper for the control of the thermal energy of the aerosol from heated tobacco products

    LINDNER M.(1); LEICHSENRING N.(2)
    (1) TANNPAPIER, Traun, Austria; (2) Hauni Maschinenbau, Hamburg, Germany
    Next generation products, which include all kinds of e-vapor items as well as heated tobacco products (HTPs or “heat sticks”), have successfully entered the tobacco market in addition to conventionally combustible cigarettes. From the basic geometrical ...
  7. 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 09

    Evaluation of NCDA&CS boron sufficiency ranges for flue-cured tobacco

    JERNIGAN C.H.(1); HARDY D.H.(1); HICKS K.A.(1); McGINNIS M.S.(1); FISHER L.R.(2); VANN M.C.(2)
    (1) North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Raleigh NC USA; (2) North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC USA
    Boron (B) is an essential micronutrient for optimum plant growth of flue-cured tobacco and is required in trace amounts (<1.0 lb B/acre). Since use of premium tobacco fertilizer grades that contain trace amounts of B are not typical in today’s ...
  8. 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 17

    Organic transplant production: an evaluation of nitrogen fertility programs

    VANN M.C.(1); FISHER L.R.(1); SEAGROVES R.(1); McGINNIS M.(2)
    (1) North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC USA; (2) North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Raleigh NC USA
    Organic tobacco production in North Carolina has increased in recent years. Despite increasing interest, little is known regarding the appropriate management of organic nitrogen sources in a seedling float system. Research was conducted to evaluate three ...
  9. 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 18

    Evaluations of float water aeration in organic transplant production

    FISHER L.R.(1); VANN M.C.(1); SEAGROVES R.(1); McGINNIS M.(2)
    (1) North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC USA; (2) North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Raleigh NC USA
    At present, the effects of float bed aeration in the production of organic tobacco seedlings are not known. Research was conducted to evaluate two organic nitrogen fertilizer programs and their effects to float water nutrient concentration and seedling ...
  10. 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 20

    Screening of acidifying chemicals for use in the production of organic tobacco seedlings

    VANN M.C.(1); SEAGROVES R.(1); SHORT M.(1); McGINNIS M.(2)
    (1) North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC USA; (2) North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Raleigh NC USA
    Float water bicarbonate concentration in excess of 2.0 meq/L (100 ppm) can result in stunted, unusable seedlings unless float water is acidified. In conventional greenhouse systems, sulfuric acid is used for this purpose; however, that chemical is not ...