CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 25
Lower leaf removal and nitrogen application programs for flue-cured tobacco production
(1) North Carolina State University, Department of Crop & Soil Sciences, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.; (2) North Carolina State University, Department of Agricultural & Economic Resources, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.
With a current global over-supply of flue-cured tobacco, tobacco producers in North Carolina have been encouraged to remove the lowermost leaves prior to harvest due to their low value in manufactured products. The objective of this research was to...