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  1. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 83, AP10

    Effects of Basamid granular as soil fumigant for the control of rootknot nematodes, grasses and broadleaf weeds in tobacco seedbeds

    NGWIRA N.S.; MWALE E.
    ARET, Agricultural Research and Extension Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi
    Trials on Basamid granular (Dazomet) as seedbed soil fumigant and two methods of soil incorporation of Basamid granular were evaluated for the control of rootknot nematode (Meloidogyne javanica) and common grasses and broadleaf weeds in burley and flue ...
  2. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 93, A7

    Screening colouring times and curing structures for the production of Oriental tobacco to meet new market demand in Malawi

    GONDWE W.K.; SINGA D.D.
    ARET, Agricultural Research and Extension Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi
    The Malawi Market for Oriental tobacco has seen a shift in demand from a creamy white coloured grade to a brown coloured leaf. Up to 1994/95 growing season, the creamy white grade (previously 'A' grade), used to fetch a premium price. The 1995 ...
  3. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 96, A10

    Response of flue-cured advanced black shank and granville wilt resistant genotypes to three levels of nitrogen in Malawi

    GONDWE W.K.
    ARET, Agricultural Research and Extension Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi
    Experiments were conducted for three consecutive seasons from 1994/95 to 1996/97 at Mwimba Research Station in Kasungu, and two private farms in the southern part of Malawi to determine the nitrogen requirement of three advanced black shank (Phytophthora ...
  4. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 99, A13

    Defining animal manure and inorganic fertiliser ratio for use in fire and sun-air cured tobacco

    MUNTHALI F.C.; KALENGAMALIRO N.E.
    ARET, Agricultural Research and Extension Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi
    Commercial fertiliser costs are escalating every year in Malawi. The use of animal manure in dark fire and sun-air cured tobacco production to supplement the application of inorganic fertilisers is becoming a common practice among smallholder tobacco ...