CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Montreux,1997, AP4
New standing-stalk, leaf-wilting method, and stalk transport system for Burley tobacco
Japan Tobacco Inc., Leaf Tobacco Research Lab., Oyama, Tochigi, Japan.
In Japan there are two main methods for harvesting Burley tobacco: the priming and stalk-cutting methods. In some districts where stalk-cutting is used, tobacco stalks are cut, laid on the row to let the leaves wilt and then carried into the curing barn ...