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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, 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...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Edinburgh, 2010, APPOST 06

    Heavy metals content in soil and dry tobacco leaves in Croatia

    HUSNJAK S.; TURSIC I.; BOIC M.; VRHOVEC D.; ZALAC S.; KOZUMPLIK V.
    University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Soil Science Dept., Agricultural Faculty University, Zagreb, Croatia
    Systematic field and laboratory studies on soil and plants were conducted in the tobacco growing regions of Croatia from 2006 to 2008. The aim was to get better insight into the soil status and its influence on tobacco quality. In this paper...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Rovinj, 2009, APPOST 10

    Agronomic performance of Croatian flue-cured tobacco cultivars under two planting densities

    BUKAN M.; BOIC M.; BUDIMIR A.; BOLARIC S.; KOZUMPLIK V.
    University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Dept. of Plant Breeding, Genetics, Biometrics and Experimentation, Zagreb, Croatia
    In Croatia improvement of flue-cured tobacco yield and quality has been achieved through development of new cultivars and adjustment of growing practices. The tobacco is commonly grown at planting density of about 22,000 plants per ha. Lower number...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Santa Cruz do Sul, 2005, APOST 05

    Flue-cured tobacco cultivars for efficient nutrient use

    BUDIMIR A.; BOIC M.; PECINA M.; KOZUMPLIK V.
    Croatian Tobaccos, Croatia; Faculty of Agriculture University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia.
    The quantity of applied mineral fertilizers in a crop production can affect the production costs and the environment. Thus cultivars which can give good yield and quality at a lower fertilization rate should be interesting to crop producers. In the...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...