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  1. CORESTA Congress, Paris, 2006, AP 32

    Research and education efforts to support expansion of burley tobacco production into non-traditional areas in North Carolina

    SMITH W.D.; FISHER L.R.; PARKER R.G.; BOYETTE M.D.; ELLINGTON G.H.
    North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
    From 1938 through 2004, the production of Burley, flue-cured and other tobacco types was limited to specific regions in the U.S.A. However, as a result of deregulation legislation adopted in October 2004, tobacco types can now be produced in any region of ...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Paris, 2006, AP 37

    Evaluation of sucker control programs to reduce or eliminate MH residues in flue-cured tobacco

    FISHER L.R.; SMITH W.D.; PARKER R.G.; TAYLOR Z.G.
    North Carolina State University, Dept. of Crop Science, Raleigh, NC, USA
    MH residues have been a major concern within the tobacco industry for many years. In 2005, a portion of the tobacco produced in North Carolina was grown under an optional contract that did not allow the use MH. Growers in return were paid a premium for ...