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  1. 44th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2010, abstr. 78

    A review of male tobacco splitworm moth trapping results for 2008-2009 in Georgia flue-cured tobacco

    MOORE J.M.; FLANDERS T.; SPAID D.
    University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Sce, Tifton, GA, USA
    Work on tobacco splitworms (Phthorimaea operculella) began in Georgia in 2007 with a comparison of Beckett traps and sticky traps for consistency of trapping male moths. Three field demonstrations of potential chemical controls were evaluated. Multiple ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Krakow, 2007, AP 28

    Orobanche ramosa on tobacco in France: extension, biology and control methods

    BRAULT-HERNANDEZ M.; MORNET F.
    Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Laboratoire de Parasitologie Végétale, Paris, France
    For a few years, in France, Orobanche ramosa L. (broomrape) has become a real agronomic threat in three important industrial crops: winter rape, tobacco and hemp. In 2003, it was observed parasitizing tobacco and hemp and 22 out of the 96 French ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Krakow, 2007, AP 41

    Managing thrips vectors and tomato spotted wilt tospovirus symptom expression in flue-cured tobacco

    McPHERSON R.M.; MOORE J.M.
    University of Georgia, Dept. of Plant Pathology, Tifton, GA, USA.
    Tomato spotted wilt tospovirus (TSW) is a serious economic problem for tobacco producers in Georgia, USA. This virus is spread, or vectored, by tiny insects called thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) as they feed on the crop. Results are presented from ...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Paris, 2006, APOST 07

    Genetic improvement of Nicotiana tabacum by applying remote hybridization and biotechnological methods

    NIKOVA V.; IANCHEVA A.M.; VLADOVA R.; PANDEVA R.; PETKOVA A.
    Bulgarian Academy of Science, Institute of Genetics, Sofia, Bulgaria.
    Wild Nicotiana species possess a high potential of useful features. Interspecific hybridization is a very effective method for the introducing of desired characters into tobacco and achieving crop improvement. Its successful realization is limited due to ...