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  1. Tob. Sci., 1995, 39-3, p. 77-82., ISSN.0082-4623.

    Comparison of liquid and granular nitrogen fertilizer on the yield, quality, and value of flue-cured tobacco

    MAW B.W.; STEPHENSON M.G.; GAINES T.P.
    University of Georgia, Dept. of Biology and Agricultural Engineering, Athens, GA, USA.
    Flue-cured tobacco ( Nicotiana tabacum L. cv. McNair 944) was fertilized with liquid nitrogen (N) either in two applications or metered through a center-pivot irrigation system during the first nine weeks after transplanting. These treatments were...
  2. Tob. Sci., 1968, 12-30, p. 130-133, ISSN.0082-4523

    Adaption of the iodine stain method for determining starch in flue-cured tobacco

    GAINES T.P.; MEUDT W.J.
    Tobacco Department, Georgia Coastal Plains Experiment Station, University of Georgia, College of Agriculture, Tifton, Ga.; U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Crops Research Division, U.S. Plant Industry Station, Beltsville, MD USA
    An adaptation of the iodine-starch colorimetric method was made for use in flue-cured tobacco. Quantities of less than 1.0 per cent starch in tobacco are detectable: the lower limit of detection is 1 µg/ml of test solution. Interferences by other...