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  1. 49th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2020, abstr. 75

    Tobacco production programming in the Suwannee River Valley of North Florida

    VANN C.D.(1); WYNN K.(1); BROUGHTON D.(1); MOORE J.M.(2); VANN M.C.(3)
    (1) University of Florida, FL USA; (2) University of Georgia, Tifton, GA USA; (3) North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC USA
    Since the 1920s, the Suwannee River Valley of North Florida has been known for producing premium quality tobacco. Over the years a Tobacco Extension Program has evolved which assists local producers with current production practices, governmental...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Online, 2020, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, APPOST 13

    Tobacco production programming in the Suwannee River Valley of North Florida

    VANN C.D.(1); WYNN K.(2); BROUGHTON D.(3); MOORE J.M.(4); VANN M.C.(5)
    (1) Univ. of Florida - Inst. of Food & Agricultural Sciences, Lafayette County Extension, Mayo, FL, U.S.A.; (2) Univ. of Florida - Inst. of Food & Agricultural Sciences, Hamilton County Extension, Jasper, FL, U.S.A.; (3) Univ. of Florida - Inst. of Food & Agricultural Sciences, North Florida Research & Education Center - Suwannee Valley, Live Oak, FL, U.S.A.; (4) Univ. of Georgia, Dept. of Crop & Soil Sciences, Tifton, GA, U.S.A.; (5) NCSU, Dept. of Crop & Soil Sciences, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.
    The Suwannee River Valley of North Florida has been known for producing premium flue-cured tobacco since the 1920s. Recently, a Tobacco Extension Program Team was formed to assist local producers with current production practices, governmental...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Kyoto, 2004, A 02

    Decision support system for soil fertility and water quality - evaluation in FCV tobacco- growing zones of India

    KRISHNAMURTHY V.; RAVISANKAR H.; DEO SINGH K.
    Central Tobacco Research Institute (CTRI), Rajahmundry (A.P.) India
    Information Technology has become an integral part of our day-to-day life. In agriculture, computers are extensively used to disseminate the information on soils, water, climatic conditions, pest and disease management and one such information system...
  4. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Lisbon, 2000, p. 140, PPOST8

    Bio-intensive integrated management of budworm, Helicoverpa armigera in FCV tobacco

    SITARAMAIAH S.; GUNNESWARA RAO S.; RAMAPRASAD G.; SREEDHAR U.
    Central Tobacco Research Institute (CTRI), Rajahmundry (A.P.) India
    Tobacco budworm, Helicoverpa armigera , is one of the limiting factors in successful production of Flue Cured Virginia (FCV) tobacco in Andhra Pradesh, India. It infests the crop during the grand growth period and inflicts severe damage to the bud...
  5. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Lisbon, 2000, p. 97, A9

    Lowering the nicotine content of flue-cured tobacco cultivars in South Africa

    VAN TONDER C.S.M.; KRUGER J.; DIPPENAAR M.C.
    Tobacco and Cotton Research Institute, Soil and Crop Science Division, Rustenburg, South Africa
    The nicotine content of flue-cured tobacco produced in the RSA is determined by factors suchas soil fertility, climatic conditions and production practices. The nicotine content of the leaf cannot be reduced dramatically without a detrimental effect...