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  1. Tob. Reporter, 1993, 120-11, p. 37-45. Tob. Sci, 1993, 37, p. 69-77, ISSN.0361-5693

    Factors influencing the irrigation efficiency of flue-cured tobacco grown in north Queensland, Australia

    TONELLO P.E.; PREGNO L.M.; WEEDEN B.R.
    Dept. of Primary Industries, Mareeba, Queensland, Australia
    A three-year study was begun in 1988 using commercial size (10-15 ha) flue-cured tobacco ( Nicotiana tabacum L.) plantings within the Mareeba-Dimbulah Irrigation Area (MDIA) of north Queensland, Australia. This study aimed to determine the water...
  2. Tob. Sci., 1991, 35, p. 79-84., ISSN.0082-4623

    Nine years continuous tobacco monocropping compared with alternative cropping frequencies and sequences. Part 1. Effect on leaf yield and quality

    LITTLEMORE J.; TONELLO P.E.; RASMUSSEN T.S.
    Dept. of Primary Industries, Mareeba, Queensland, Australia
    Flue-cured tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.) was grown on a granitic soil in Queensland for a total of 9 years. Following a pre-trial bedding in tobacco crop, an 8-year tobacco cropping rotation experiment with cropping frequencies of tobacco every one...
  3. Tob. Sci., 1957, 1-27, p. 114-117, ISSN.0082-4523

    Simulated curing and fermentation of green cigar binder tobacco by chemical oxidation

    ZUCKER M.; BRYAN W.H.
    Department of Plant Pathology and Botany, The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, New Haven, Connecticut USA
    In summary, the results obtained thus far from the treatment of green tobacco with hypochlorite suggest that a study of oxidations of isolated leaf components could provide further insight into the chemistry of the curing process. Such studies might...