47th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2016, abstr. 17
Lower leaf removal to eliminate lower stalk grades in flue-cured tobacco
North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC USA
Research was conducted to evaluate removal of four or eight leaves at topping and the effect on yield, quality, leaf chemistry, crop throw, and value per acre. Removal of four leaves resulted in minimal loss of yield and value, but did not...