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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Bucharest, 2003, A 03

    Influence of pre-transplanting temperature and light regimes on early axillary shoot growth in tobacco

    CARUSO L.V.; PEARCE R.C.; BUSH L.P.
    University of Kentucky, Dept. of Agronomy, Lexington, KY, USA
    Adverse environmental conditions during tobacco seedling growth have been associated with early axillary shoot (sucker) formation on transplanted field plants. Therefore, the influence of temperature and light regimes on development of tobacco float...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Bucharest, 2003, A 05

    Varied performance of different seed lots of the same variety - affects of temperature and matrix priming

    EGGETT B.; NIELSEN M.T.; CUI M.
    F.W. Rickard Seeds, and ProfiGen Inc., Winchester, KY, USA
    Seed quality, defined as performance under varied temperature conditions, has been critical for healthy and uniform transplant production for tobacco farmers and the industry, especially since the introduction of the float system. Different seed lots...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Bucharest, 2003, AP 16

    The tobacco genome initiative

    OPPERMAN C.H.; LOMMEL S.A.; SOSINSKI B.R.; LAKEY N.; GADANI F.
    North Carolina State University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Raleigh, NC; Orion Genomics, LLC, MO - Philip Morris USA, Richmond, VA, USA
    Cultivated tobacco, Nicotiana tabacum , is member of the Solanaceae family, which also includes eggplant, pepper, petunia, potato and tomato. N. tabacum is an amphiploid species (2n=48) resulting from an interspecific cross between N. sylvestris...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Bucharest, 2003, P 02

    Thrips pest management tactics for suppressing tomato spotted wilt virus in flue-cured tobacco in Georgia, USA

    McPHERSON R.M.; MOORE J.M.; CONNELLY F.; JACOBS J.
    University of Georgia, Dept. of Plant Pathology, Tifton, GA, USA.
    The influence of four foliar insecticide treatments, with and without a preplant tray drench treatment of the plant activator acibenzolar-S-methyl (Actigard), and three tray drench treatments, with and without foliar applications of Actigard, were...