1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Montreux,1997, AP14

    Role of nitrite in the accumulation of tobacco-specific nitrosamines in cured tobacco

    BURTON H.R.; CHILDS G.H.; DYE N.K.; BUSH L.P.
    University of Kentucky, Dept. of Agronomy, Lexington, KY, USA
    The complex reactions controlling the formation of tobacco-specific nitrosamines (TSNA) in the curing of tobacco have caused difficulty in developing a curing procedure to decrease nitrosamine levels in tobacco. Previous studies have shown that there...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Montreux,1997, AP21

    Imidacloprid for the management of Myzus nicotianae and Epitrix hirtipennis on tobacco

    SEMTNER P.J.; REED T.D.
    Virginia Tech, Southern Piedmont Agricultural Experiment Station, Blackstone, VA, USA
    The tobacco flea beetle, Epitrix hirtipennis (Melsheimer) and the tobacco aphid, Myzus nicotianae Blackman, are important pests of tobacco in the United States. A transplant drench treatment of imidacloprid (Admire 2F) was approved by the US-EPA...